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    Eop 100 Eop 100 Presentation Transcript

    • Research for EOP 100 @ CSULB
    • How Do you….. Image by http://www.flickr.com/photos/64780545@N07/5898589242 /
    • The Difference between the Internet and Research Databases Internet Anyone can create a website Contain unfiltered information You get a lot of junk sites with every search Last resort for university level research!
    • The Difference between the Internet and Research Databases Research Databases Commercially published materials Scholarly articles are reviewed by experts Databases contents are hand selected Use these FIRST for researching a topic
    • 1. 2. Write down terms that relate to your subjects 3. Remember 1. synonymsInstagram Image by @DennisDyck
    • Narrows a search Both terms appear in same recordAND Terms have different meanings example: infidelity AND culture Broadens a search Either term may appear in recordOR Terms have similar meanings example: adultery OR cheating
    • Can look for multiple endings of a word or pluralsasterisk theor* theory theories Allows you to specify how close you want your terms to appear in the recordProximity online w1 interaction
    • Scholarlypublications Provide data or theoretical analysis In-depth coverage of a topic References Peer reviewed by experts Written by experts
    • Popularpublications Written by paid journalists Will provide overview of a topic Written for general public Vague references to sources NO references
    • Finding Information For Articles: Database by topic page Research Guides for Special Topics!Instagram Image by alucasdesign For Books: COAST or Link + Instagram Image by laureenpent
    • Evaluating informationDoes the source: Meet the requirements of your assignment? Help you answer your research question? Include relevant information for your topic? Give the pro or con of an argument? 9/16/2008
    • Getting the ArticleGet It @ CSULBFull TextArticleReach HTML
    • If the record isn’t full text Click on Get@CSULB to determine availability
    • Get it @CSULB box pops up
    • If it says… Look at the record and get it!
    • ArticleReach makes getting an article as simple as saying, "I want it!"
    • Citing sources Instagram Image by karen_yim Books Articles In-text citations Book Chapters Web SitesOWL Purdue Writing GuidesThis page provides links to a variety of onlineexamples of citing in both MLA and APA styles
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    • Reference Desk Hourshttp://www.csulb.edu/library/guide/serv/ref.html