Penn State

Introduction to LionSearch

Course Details

LionSearch is a search engine that provides fast, simple access to relevant, high-quality materials from the Penn State University Libraries. LionSearch provides an integrated search of the CAT (online catalog), our databases and e-journals, our e-books, and our local collections.

This session will help you get started with LionSearch and how to use it and its features most effectively. The class will cover the LionSearch interface, and how to search, refine, and secure quality resources for your research projects. Learn how to save, email, and print results as well as export citations, all from within LionSearch.


  • Learn what makes LionSearch different from other search tools
  • Effectively use LionSearch to find high-quality resources about a research topic
  • Manage and manipulate your results to suit your needs



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