Is it a book or a journal article: Journal articleReason: date, volume/number
Library Catalogue:Finding a journal article http:// unihub.mdx.ac.uk / study / library
What is the Library Catalogue?• The Library Catalogue is a searchable database• It includes all the materials (books, journals, videos, DVDs, CDs, dissertations, etc) held in Middlesex University Libraries• Use the Library Catalogue to find out if we have what you are looking for e.g. a journal article you have been asked to read• The Library Catalogue will tell you if the item is held by the Library, where you can find it and if it is available for loan• Some items are electronic e.g. e-books and e-journals and the Library Catalogue will give you the link to access them online• You can use the catalogue to request and renew books which you have on loan. Work Based Learners can request books for loan by post.
We are going to look for this journal article: Hulme, R., Cracknell, D. & Owens, A. 2009, Learning inthird spaces: developing trans-professional understandingthrough practitioner enquiry, Educational Action Research, 17 (4), 537-550. How do I know this is a journal article?
Know your journal article reference Author(s) Date Title of articleHulme, R., Cracknell, D. & Owens, A. (2009),Learning in third spaces: developing trans-professional understanding through practitionerenquiry, Educational Action Research, 17 (4), 537-550.Title of journal Volume/number Pages
Access the Library Catalogue myUniHub > My Study > My Library > Library CatalogueSelect ‘Library Catalogue’from the list of resources
Select ‘Journal keyword’ from the drop-downmenu….. .….then type the name of the journal (ie. ‘Educational Action Research’) into the search box and click on ‘Go’
This is the journal we are looking for This journal is available electronically Click here to access the journal online. Make sure you check the date of the article you need and choose the correct link.
This is the electronic journal Now chose the correct date, volume and number of the issue you require from the list….
The journal articles in this issue are now displayed Scroll down the screen until you find the article that you require. Articles are usually displayed in page number order.Hulme, R., Cracknell, D. & Owens, A.2009, Learning in third spaces: developingtrans-professional understanding throughpractitioner enquiry, Educational ActionResearch, 17 (4), 537-550.
You can now access the full-text of the article Click on the PDF icon to open the journal article…..…..andread onlineIt is usually possible todownload, print oremail the article.
Not all journals are available electronically This journal is available in print (hardcopy) onlyThe ‘Subscription summary’ tells you Print journals are referencewhich campus holds the journal, use only so cannot bewhereabouts in the Library it is borrowed. They must be readlocated and what issues are available and/or copied in the Library
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