Lesson 7: Using Books for Research, Part II

201 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
201
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
6
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Lesson 7: Using Books for Research, Part II

  1. 1. Using Books for Research II Week 7
  2. 2. Keyword Search
  3. 3. How to Find Subject Terms Click on the Catalog Record tab When you find a book you like, click on Details to pull up the full record.
  4. 4. Subject Search Subject terms (controlled vocabulary) assigned by the Library of Congress.
  5. 5. Author/Title Search • Good to use when you know the book you want • Combine AUTHOR last name AND book TITLE Click on Guided Search
  6. 6. BRIEF DuCat Record
  7. 7. FULL DuCat Record HAS 3 TABS
  8. 8. #1 - Item Information TITLE AUTHOR/EDITOR PUBLISHER PUBLICATION DATE CALL NUMBER FORMAT LOCATION
  9. 9. #2 – Catalog Record PUBLICATION LOCATION LINKS TO POSSIBLE OTHER BOOKS ON THESE SUBJECTS
  10. 10. #3 – A Look Inside •Not all books in DuCat have “A Look Inside,” but many do • Can include: •Summary •Table of Contents •Review •Author Bio
  11. 11. Cite your Book (Print) • MLA 7th Edition • APA 6th Edition
  12. 12. Book with... Author (s) Editor(s) Compiles essays written by others into ONE book
  13. 13. Catalog Record for Brown-Glaude book Compilation of essays by different authors
  14. 14. Book with Editor, MLA 7th Brown-Glaude, Winnifred R., ed. Doing Diversity in Higher Education: Faculty Leaders Share Challenges and Strategies. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2009. Print. Compilation of essays written by others.
  15. 15. Chapter/Essay in Edited Book
  16. 16. In MLA Style McLaughlin, Amy, et. al. “Instituting a Legacy of Change: Transforming the Campus Climate through Intellectual Leadership.” Doing Diversity in Higher Education: Faculty Leaders Share Challenges and Strategies. Ed. Winnifred R. Brown-Glaude. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 2009. 3-25. Print.
  17. 17. Citing an eBook (MLA) Print version Thomas, Richard T. How to Write a College Research Paper. New York: Putnam, 2009. Print. Electronic version Thomas, Richard T. How to Write a College Research Paper. New York: Putnam, 2009. ebrary. Web. 12 Aug. 2012. See MLA/APA Style Guide for more examples.
  18. 18. Citing an eBook (APA) Print Version Thomas, R. T. (2009). How to write a college research paper. New York, NY: Putnam. Electronic Version Thomas, R. T. (2009). How to write a college research paper. Retrieved from http://www.ebrary. com • Don’t need publication info. • Include source’s homepage URL • If the book has DOI, use that for retrieval info for ALL eBooks in APA.

×