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Resources to support CPS LAR 101


The tutorials below will help you learn about different types of information, and how to find that information in a library! You should read the instructions for the "Critical Thinking and APA" assignment in your syllabus before completing these tutorials. Having the requirements of your assignment in mind will help give you context for the information you will learn in the tutorials. A sample of that assignment is linked below:

After you've completed the tutorials and are ready to start searching for articles, go to the Article Databases tab of this guide.


How to Access the Doane Library

All Doane Students have access to online library materials. All you need is an internet connection!

You MUST access library e-resources from the library website ( or a research guide (like the one you're using right now). After you click on the resource you want to use, you will be asked to log in using your Doane credentials. This is the same login information you use for your Doane Gmail, Blackboard, etc. The login screen looks like this: 

Once you have logged in, you should be able to continue using library resources without having to log in again unless you close your internet browser.