The big blue box on the PG Library's homepage leads to search results in EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS). EDS's basic search tools are embedded on the homepage for quick access.
Here you can enter search words or phrases and click the Search button to see a list of results where all of the words you entered appear. The search box also has two basic search options: You can change the default Keywords option to Title or Author only or you can filter your search to only peer reviewed research.
When using the embedded search box from the Library homepage, results will load in a new browser window or tab. There are many options on the results list page, but here are the most essential options at-a-glance:
If you would like to dive deeper into how to take advantage of all of the tools available to you when searching in EDS, the following link leads to video tutorials and tips from EBSCO.