HETERICK MEMORIAL LIBRARY<br />Cory Rawson High School - 2011<br />
Material Available<br />At Home/ School<br />Catalogs<br />Core EBSCO<br />At ONU<br />Catalogs<br />Core EBSCO<br />Uniqu...
Available EBSCO Databases<br />
Available EBSCO Databases<br />March 2010<br />
Resource Providers<br />InfOhio – serving Ohio’s schools<br />http://www.infohio.org/ER/ER9-12.asp<br />OPLIN – serving Oh...
Printing, Downloading, Saving<br />All three catalogs allow you to mark entries and later to save or E-mail them.<br />Mos...
EBSCO Account<br />Click here to logon or create an account<br />
RESEARCH TOOLS<br />Catalogs – includes printed and E-books,   maps, government<br />   documents, etc.<br />Research Data...
CATALOGS - SIZE<br />The amount of material covered by each catalog varies. The larger the <br />catalog the more likely y...
Database Search Strategies<br />Specific searches – author, title<br />Concept searches - subject, keyword<br />Limiting f...
Major Types of Searching by Concept- Keyword<br />Looks in several locations (usually subject, article title, abstracts or...
Major Types of Searches by Concept- Subject<br />Looks in one place – subject<br />Usually requires an exact match between...
Search Screen Conventions - POLAR<br />Multiple search term boxes<br />
Search Screens - POLAR<br />Set type of search. Default is keyword<br />
Search Screens - POLAR<br />Set logical relationship between terms:<br /><ul><li>And
Or
Not</li></li></ul><li>Search Screens - POLAR<br />Focus search by limiting<br />
Search Screens - OhioLINK<br />
Search Screens – WorldCAT.Org<br />
Search Screens - EBSCO<br />
Catalog Content<br />Materials commonly listed in catalogs:<br />Books<br />Maps<br />Music Scores<br />Audiovisual materi...
Other Sources<br />Bluffton Public Library <br />Can fill loan requests<br />Need to have a library card (parental permiss...
Contact Us<br />Use the  “contact us” link on the Heterick <br />home page or E-mail or Instant Messaging<br />t-moritz@on...
Databases<br />Used mostly for locating newspaper and magazine articles<br />Access controlled<br />Offer broad and subjec...
Multi-disciplinary Databases<br />Academic Search (EBSCO) available state-wide<br />Lexis-Nexis – licensed sites (OhioLINK...
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  1. 1. HETERICK MEMORIAL LIBRARY<br />Cory Rawson High School - 2011<br />
  2. 2. Material Available<br />At Home/ School<br />Catalogs<br />Core EBSCO<br />At ONU<br />Catalogs<br />Core EBSCO<br />Unique databases<br />Books<br />
  3. 3. Available EBSCO Databases<br />
  4. 4. Available EBSCO Databases<br />March 2010<br />
  5. 5. Resource Providers<br />InfOhio – serving Ohio’s schools<br />http://www.infohio.org/ER/ER9-12.asp<br />OPLIN – serving Ohio’s public libraries http://www.oplin.lib.oh.us/index.cfm<br />OhioLINK – serving Ohio’s college and university libraries <br />http://www.ohiolink.edu<br />
  6. 6. Printing, Downloading, Saving<br />All three catalogs allow you to mark entries and later to save or E-mail them.<br />Most databases offer the same options<br />If you have created an EBSCO account, you can save articles to it.<br />If you have a flash memory device, you can save articles to it.<br />Today, you SHOULD be able to print without charge in the labs.<br />
  7. 7. EBSCO Account<br />Click here to logon or create an account<br />
  8. 8. RESEARCH TOOLS<br />Catalogs – includes printed and E-books, maps, government<br /> documents, etc.<br />Research Databases – covers periodical articles, statistics, etc.<br />Web Resources<br />
  9. 9. CATALOGS - SIZE<br />The amount of material covered by each catalog varies. The larger the <br />catalog the more likely you are to locate items of use.<br />POLAR – 400,000 items<br />OhioLINK – 10 million+ items<br />WorldCAT – 110 million+ items<br />
  10. 10. Database Search Strategies<br />Specific searches – author, title<br />Concept searches - subject, keyword<br />Limiting features – date, language, etc.<br />Search history – records searches and allows you to mix and match terms<br />
  11. 11. Major Types of Searching by Concept- Keyword<br />Looks in several locations (usually subject, article title, abstracts or contents)<br />Does not require an exact match<br />Generates comparatively large number of hits (not precise)<br />Good if you are not familiar with terminology<br />
  12. 12. Major Types of Searches by Concept- Subject<br />Looks in one place – subject<br />Usually requires an exact match between your term and a pre-set list of terms<br />Precise<br />Can be used after keyword search has identified specific subjects<br />
  13. 13. Search Screen Conventions - POLAR<br />Multiple search term boxes<br />
  14. 14. Search Screens - POLAR<br />Set type of search. Default is keyword<br />
  15. 15. Search Screens - POLAR<br />Set logical relationship between terms:<br /><ul><li>And
  16. 16. Or
  17. 17. Not</li></li></ul><li>Search Screens - POLAR<br />Focus search by limiting<br />
  18. 18. Search Screens - OhioLINK<br />
  19. 19. Search Screens – WorldCAT.Org<br />
  20. 20. Search Screens - EBSCO<br />
  21. 21. Catalog Content<br />Materials commonly listed in catalogs:<br />Books<br />Maps<br />Music Scores<br />Audiovisual materials<br />Government documents<br />Increasingly links to resources on the Internet<br />Not newspaper and magazine articles<br />
  22. 22. Other Sources<br />Bluffton Public Library <br />Can fill loan requests<br />Need to have a library card (parental permission required)<br />See: http://blufftonlibrary.oplin.org/Interlibraryloan.htm<br />Bluffton University<br />Does not fill loan requests, but materials can be used in the library<br />Findlay/ Hancock Co. Public Library<br />Macomb Public Library<br />
  23. 23. Contact Us<br />Use the “contact us” link on the Heterick <br />home page or E-mail or Instant Messaging<br />t-moritz@onu.edu<br />plogsdon@onu.edu<br />
  24. 24. Databases<br />Used mostly for locating newspaper and magazine articles<br />Access controlled<br />Offer broad and subject-specific <br /> coverage<br />Available to general public via InfOhio and OPLIN (some)<br />
  25. 25. Multi-disciplinary Databases<br />Academic Search (EBSCO) available state-wide<br />Lexis-Nexis – licensed sites (OhioLINK)<br />Opposing Viewpoints – licensed sites (individual libraries)<br />Available from Heterick home page<br />

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