Writing Seminar -- Researchhints, tips and things youneed to know Traci Welch Moritz Public Services Librarian Assistant Professor Heterick Memorial Library
What we’ll do todayLearn about Research GuidesCreate a RefWorks accountLearn how to navigate JSTORIdentify and locate print resources“Last resort” optionEvaluate web resources
How to remember everything
How to manage all you find
How to use JSTOR JSTOR was founded in 1995 to build trusted digital archives for scholarship. Today, we enable the scholarly community to preserve their work and the materials they rely upon, and to build a common research platform that promotes the discovery and use of these resources. Began adding current issues for some 170+ titles but mostly consists of back issues HML subscribes to the full-text component BUT also shows links to articles outside the library. You must pay attention to what you find. There is no “FIND IT” button Easiest way to work with JSTORis to get a free account and go from there.
Head right to “Advanced Search”
Advanced Searching You will want to uncheck the “only content I can access box and leave the other checked.
JSTOR results list Still happy because you can get articles just need to “click through”
Managing results list in JSTOR
Exporting to RefWorks
Log in to your account
Article not available from othersource?
How to do ILL
ILL -- Fill in the blanks Article will appear in ONU email as a pdf attachment
How to find print journalsClick on the linkto the catalogfor full details
Locating print journals Click on Latest Received to see the current locations for periodicals
Locating print journalsReserve means the periodical/journal is held at the front desk.Current means the issue is new and is available on the open shelves beside the computer lab.All others are upstairs and arranged alphabetically by title.Bound means it’s out of the buildingArrived means it’s on the open shelvesExpected means it’s not here yet
Internet ToolsGoogle and Wikipedia aren’t intrinsically evil, just use them for the correct purpose in your research.
Internet Tools Google ScholarNote: Ifworking ONU buysoff Full-text database Google askscampus to link toplease see contentthe OhioLINK Permits“google Google to Run Googlescholar” link to full-text Scholartab at the SearchResearchGuide for ONU user sees licensed full-textWriting articlesSeminar
Critically analyzing web sourcesWhat? is the page/site aboutWho? created and maintains this siteWhere? Is the information coming fromWhy? Is the information presented on the webWhen? Was the page created or last updatedHow? Accurate or credible is the pageFrom the University of Wisconsin Library, worksheet for evaluating web sites
HELPReferenceLibrarians onduty Traci Welch Moritz, MLS8a-4:30p Mon-Fri Public Services Librarian6p-9p Mon-Thur Assistant Professor Heterick Memorial10a-3:30p LibrarySundays firstname.lastname@example.org 419-772-2473 419-772-2185