TREX Katayama Fall 2012


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TREX Katayama Fall 2012

  1. 1. Professor Traci Welch Moritz Public Services Librarian Heterick Memorial Library
  2. 2.  Welcome Traci Welch Moritz, Feel free to visit or email Librarians on duty 8-4:30, 6-9 Mon – Thurs, 8-4:30 Friday and 10-3:30 on Sundays
  3. 3.  Knowledgeable degreed librarians on duty over 60 hours per week Friendly faces ready to help 101.5 hours per week Access to the resources you need both on and off campus Resources available in a timely manner
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  5. 5. What we expect you to know WorldCAT 1.6 billion items OhioLINK Ca. 20,000,000 items POLAR Ca. 400,000 items
  6. 6.  250+Databases 550+ print periodical subscriptions Ca. 10,000 online journals Juvenile collection Audiovisuals – physical and streaming
  7. 7. A philosophicalproblem and athoughtexperiment  How to construct a research strategy  How to use library resources to do research
  8. 8. See “Critically analyzing web resources” at theGoogle Scholar tab at the TREX research guide.
  9. 9. Google and Wikipedia aren’t evil, just use them for the correct purpose in your research. Such as finding philosophical problems associated with your discipline.
  10. 10. Research Tools ∞ InternetNote: If Google Scholarworking off ONU buyscampus user Full-textsees only database Google asks to link tocitation to contentarticles not OhioLINKfull text. See Permits Google to Run GoogleResearch link to full-text ScholarGuide for Searchinfo on howto set up off ONU user seescampus licensed full-text articlesaccess.
  11. 11. Research Tools ∞ Internet Does the information located satisfy the research need? Is the information factual and unbiased? See handout “Critically Analyzing Information Sources” under the “Handouts” tab at the Research Guide.
  12. 12.  Currency  Timeliness of the information. Relevance/Coverage  Depth and importance of the information. Authority  Source of the information. Accuracy  Reliability of the information Purpose/Objectivity  Possible bias present in the information.
  13. 13. • Newspapers• Lexis Nexis Academic Major World publications Blogs TV shows• Click on “Finding Information”
  14. 14.  Heterick•Taggert Law Memorial LibraryLibrary•Library for  UndergraduateLaw school, Library,accessible to all accessible to all
  15. 15. Could be an electronicbook, click on link to open Could be at the law library. Besure to take your ID. Could beupstairs on the 3rd floor.
  16. 16. Find a Book OhioLINK Materials owned by all Ohio colleges, universities, several public libraries Ca. 10 million items Link from POLAR permits you to submit requests. Available from Heterick home page Most requests arrive in 3-5 working days No charge Limited to 100 items at a time May renew up to 6 times if no holds
  17. 17. EVAEva Maglott00021559801Eva Maglott Please use all digits in your student ID number.
  18. 18.  Often tools for locating journal and newspaper articles Most are subject-specific – some multi-disciplinary Many give access to full text of articles Heterick has 250+
  19. 19.  Academic Search Complete Masterfile Premier JSTOR : the Scholarly Journal Archive Oxford Scholarship Search by Subject/Discipline for subject specific databases  Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection  SocINDEX with Full Text  Medline  Religion and Philosophy Collection
  20. 20.  Over thousands of journals indexed, most are full text Divided by subject area offered at ONU Begin with a general database, Academic Search Complete
  21. 21.  Academic Search Complete
  22. 22. You may chooseto limit by dateby sliding thedate bar.
  23. 23. You can choose tonarrow by anadditional subject,geographic locationor type ofpublication.
  24. 24. Click on the pdfor hmtl link tobring up the fulltext of the article.
  25. 25. No html or pdf link?Always click on the“FIND IT” button tofind out where elseyou can find thearticle!
  26. 26. Could be available full text from anotherdatabase so click on the link
  27. 27. May not be accessible byyou and so you’ll need to use the InterLibraryLoan process to ask the librarians to get it for you
  28. 28.  Use when you need a book or article not available online, not owned by ONU or available via OhioLINK No charge/ limit on requests Most requests take 5-7 days to fill Use ILL form on library web pages.
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  30. 30.  Reference Librarians on duty 8a-4:30p Mon-Fri 6p-9p Mon-Thur 10a-3:30p Sundays Traci Welch Moritz, MLS Public Services Librarian Assistant Professor Heterick Memorial Library 419-772-2473 419-772-2185