This section publishes manuals about using method of library, databases and other useful tools for report writing.
All items in this section can be downloaded by PDF file.

Contents

Kobe University Library and Library Web Site

Introduction to Kobe University Library


Introduction to Kobe University Library[pdf: 3.1MB]

This guide introduces how to use the library and the library website.

Functions of the Library Website


Let's Get Academic Information Using Library Web Site[pdf: 1.5MB]

This is guide for the Kobe University Library website.
Kobe University Library Website

Using the OPAC to Find Library Resources


How to Use OPAC[pdf: 1.6MB]

This guide introduces how to use the OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog).
With OPAC, you can search for library resources efficiently.
OPAC

How to Search for Academic Information with Discovery


How to Use Discovery Service[pdf: 870KB]

You can explore not only library holdings but also treatises, digital archives and so on by using “Discovery Service”. This guide explains how to use it.
Discovery Service

How to search for Books in Library for Social Sciences


How to search for Books in Library for Social Sciences[pdf: 488KB]

This leaflet helps you to understand how to search for books in the Library for Social Sciences.You can also see the floor map of the Library for Social Sciences in the leaflet.

How to search for Journals in Library for Social Sciences


How to search for Journals in Library for Social Sciences[pdf: 437KB]

This leaflet helps you to understand how to search for journals the in Library for Social Sciences.You can also see the floor map of Library for Social Sciences in the leaflet.

Article Databases

How to Search for Journal Articles


How to Search Journal Articles[pdf: 1.4MB]

This guide provides how to search for journal articles.

How to Search for Journal Articles Using “Web of Science”
【On-campus Access Only】


How to Use Web of Science Core Collection[pdf: 1.4MB]

This guide provides how to use “Web of Science Core Collection”.
With “Web of Science”, you can search for journal articles published in influential journals.
Web of Science Core Collection

Reference / Reference Management Tools

How to Confirm and Write Reference Information
【On-campus Access Only】


How to Confirm and Write Reference Information_cover[pdf: 1.6MB]

This guide introduces how to confirm and write references (bibliographies).
You can also learn about citation rules.

How to Manage References with “EndNote basic”


How to Use EndNote basic[pdf: 1.1MB]

This guide introduces how to use “EndNote basic”. “EndNote basic” is one of the reference management tools.
You can manage article information and make reference list easily with “EndNote basic”.
EndNote basic