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Information Competency Content at GCC

Using Information

These videos from ProQuest Research Companion provide brief lessons on how to use information for research projects and papers. Each video is from about 30 seconds to 3 minutes in length and can be watched individually or as a series. Start with the first video posted below and the next video in the series will play automatically. You can also pause the videos and then resume the series at a later time by selecting the next video from the lines at the top right-hand corner of the box.

Using Proquest Research Companion in Canvas

Embed a PQRC Video Using HTML/Embed Code

All videos in ProQuest Research Companion can be embedded on your own site. Each video has an "Embed this Video" link to the lower left of the video interface as seen below.

Simply click on the link and copy the code.

embed this video option for PQRC content

Creating an embedded playlist:

To create an embedded playlist to be used on your own site, the following steps are required:

Each video has an "Embed custom playlist" link to the lower left of the video interface as seen here.

embed this playlist option under video box

When this link is used, the interface to add more videos will appear as shown here:

video embedding option with listed videos displayed underneath title

The videos are separated by topic and a playlist can be created using videos from different topics. For example, see the following screenshot showing two videos being selected:

PQRC video listed with checkboxes for selecting content for playlist

To get the code required to embed a playlist, click on the Embed Playlist box. If you select the Auto-Play feature (included in the code) it will cause the videos chosen to play consecutively.

Embed A PQRC Video in Canvas

Upload A PQRC Video in Canvas

How do I write a thesis statement? (Seven videos)

How do I organize my argument? (10 videos)

How do I avoid plagiarism and find my own voice? (12 videos)

What do I look for when I revise? (12 videos)

How can I do better next time? (Six videos)

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