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.
- Kobe University Library and Library Website
- Article Databases etc.
- References / Reference Management Tools
- Instructions for Open Access
Kobe University Library and Library Web Site
Introduction to Kobe University Library
This guide introduces how to use the library and the library website.
Functions of the Library Website
This is guide for the Kobe University Library website.
⇒ How to Use the Functions of the Library Website (for Smartphones)[pdf: 695KB]
⇒ Kobe University Library Website
Using the OPAC to Find Library Resources
This guide introduces how to use the OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog).
With OPAC, you can search for library resources efficiently.
How to Search for Academic Information with Discovery
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
Article Databases etc.
How to Search for Journal Articles
This guide provides how to search for journal articles.
How to Search for Journal Articles Using “Web of Science”【On-campus Access Only】
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
Search for Documents of the United Nations
This guide explains how to get documents of the UN.
Reference / Reference Management Tools
How to Confirm and Write Reference Information【On-campus Access Only】
This guide introduces how to confirm and write references (bibliographies).
You can also learn about citation rules.
How to Manage References with “EndNote basic”
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
Instructions for Open Access
Instructions for Open Access:Obligation of disseminating your doctoral thesis on the Internet
This is guide for making doctoral theses and academic articles available on the Internet.