Searching ProQuest: A Tutorial

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The ProQuest® databases allow users to search for citations, abstracts, and full-text and full-image articles on a variety of topics.

Logon to ProQuest

- start your Web browser
- go to the homepage of Rio Hondo College Library a
http://library.riohondo.edu
- under Articles, click on
ProQuest

- You will be prompted to the following screen:

- if you are accessing ProQuest from any place on campus, click on "On-campus users"

- If you are accessing ProQuest from home, click on "Off-campus users through Access RIO".

You will see the following screen:

Enter your user name and password. User name format is: First Name dot Last Name 4 digits of student ID, example: john.smith1234; password is your 6 digit birthday. Example: 071785 if you were born on July 17, 1985, or you can use your AccessRIO PIN (password) for your password.

Click on the Library tab.



Under Library Online databases click on ProQuest

You will get to the following screen where you can conduct your search.
 

- If you are accessing ProQuest from the Library or anywhere on campus, click on "On-campus users click here."  You will see the following screen: