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  • Financial Services HEO LIBRARY SERVICES
  • Aim of today's session
    • Introduction to library resources
    • Using the library catalogue to find books
    • Finding journal articles
    • Using databases
  • Book – No reading list Default
  • Books on reading list
      • Author and Title
    Search by: Reading List: Heffernan, S., 2005. Modern Banking Chichester: Wiley
  • Journals: what are they?
    • Up to date information
    • Analysis of financial topics in detail
    • Written & reviewed by experts
    • Printed & electronic journal articles available from the Library
    • = good quality information
  • Databases
    • Use databases to find:
      • Newspaper articles
      • Journal articles
      • Company information
      • Market research
  • Databases
    • Good quality, reliable information
    • Up-to-date
    • Subject specific searching
    • Many provide information & articles online
    Finds information not available on Google!
  • Databases
  • Find Databases
  • Planning your search Think about your keywords: e.g. Financial institution = HBOS Service = Mortgages Combine your keywords : HBOS AND Mortgages
  • Planning your search Think of alternative keywords: e.g. HBOS, Halifax Mortgages, Home Loans Combine your keywords : HBOS OR Halifax
  • Citing Your References
  • Academic Liaison Librarian
    • Dawn Kinnersley
    • [email_address]
    • Based at Moorgate