Research Workshop Amy Ferguson Richland College Library November 10, 2009
Only use computers as directed.
Receive the Information Literacy Certificate ! Attend all 3 workshops in the Library Instruction Program Research 1 : Introduction to College Research Research 2 : Electronic Research - Sources and Strategies Research 3 : MLA - Avoiding Plagiarism and Documenting Sources.
Your Assignment Image Source: Yankee Volunteers Marching Into Dixie from http://memory.loc.gov
Evaluating Historical Sources
Your Research Guide
Which states does the proclamation apply to?
Image Source: "Abraham Lincoln, Head-and-Shoulders Portrait, Facing Front" by Alexander Gardner from http://rs6.loc.gov Complete the worksheet with a partner
The MLA Format
Cooper, Mary H. “Global Warming Update.” CQ Researcher 1 Nov. 1996: 1-24. Print.
“ Early Warning Sings: Spreading Disease.” Global Warming. Union of Concerned Scientists, n.d. Web. 27 Aug. 2009.
McKibben, Bill. The End of Nature . New York: Anchor, 1989. Print.
Lincoln, Abraham. “The Emancipation Proclamation.” U.S. National Archives and Records Administration . 1 Jan. 1863. Web. 10 Nov. 2009.