What is Lion Lookup?Lion Lookup lets you search multiple databases at the same time. Make sure to check the "full-text" option. Use the Passwords tab on this page to find the password information to use from home.
Saves time by "casting a wide net" instead of searching individual databases one at a time.
Searches for a lot of different material types at once (e.g. books and ebooks, scholarly articles, newspapers, streaming video, etc.)
Can be overwhelming--searches that are not specific enough may bring back too many results.
Doesn't search ALL library databases and electronic resources--you may miss some good sources.
Make sure to check the "full-text" option. Use the Passwords tab on this page to find the password information to use from home.
Think Tank Search searches the websites of institutions that generate public policy research, analysis, and activity. These sites are affiliated with universities, governments, advocacy groups, foundations, and non-governmental organizations. The list represents a mixture of partisan and non-partisan think tanks.