Research

Course Guides

Guides to library resources for specific courses including English 115, English 125, IDS 125, FYE, and Sustaining the Globe.

Subject Guides

Library resources organized by discipline to help you find the best sources for your topic.


Cardinal Research Minute Tutorials

Each Cardinal Research Minute is designed to help you navigate a particular library resource or service.

Topics include everything from "Using CardinalSearch" to "Renewing Books" to "Finding the full text of an article from a citation". 

Citing Sources & Writing Resources

For guides on MLA, APA, and other citation styles.

For resources on best practices in writing, and help with research.


Databases Alphabetically

Browse our databases, listed alphabetically with descriptions.

Browse Journals, Magazines, & Newspapers

Or Find an Article from a Citation


Reference & eBooks

Access digital reference sources or browse eBook collections.

Getting Articles & Books from other libraries

If you cannot locate the book, article, or other research material through Oesterle Library's resources, we can still get it for you by requesting it from another library. 

Consult the Guide to Interlibrary Loan for instructions on how to do this.