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Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
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Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
Rockford University Presentation - 7/30/2013
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  • 1. Researching Outside the Box An introduction to freely available resources Presented by Anthony DeMinico
  • 2. Photo courtesy of Blake Patterson (blakespot). http://www.flickr.com/photos/blakespot/4691074131/sizes/o/in/photostream/
  • 3. Image by Zachary Johnson, http://www.zachstronaut.com/posts/2009/01/27/canvas-404.html
  • 4. So. . . Where do we go now?
  • 5. But first, a commercial break! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmx4twCK3_I
  • 6. Sift Through The CRAAP  Currency  Relevance  Authority  Accuracy  Purpose
  • 7. Some Places To Start  The Internet Public Library ipl2.org  Infomine infomine.ucr.edu  FirstGov usa.gov  Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) doaj.org  Google google.com
  • 8. But Wait, There's MORE!  Google Books books.google.com  Google Scholar scholar.google.com  Wikipedia wikipedia.org Remember, watch for CRAAP!
  • 9. Now for Something Completely Different  Multimedia Education Resource for Learning and Online teaching (MERLOT) merlot.org  data.gov Yes, it is simply called data.gov, and is available at data.gov
  • 10. Is Science Scary?  Scientific Research: Open Access scirp.org  Wiley Open Access wileyopenaccess.com  Elsevier's “Scirus” scirus.com  Worldwide Science.org, The Global Science Gateway worldwidescience.org
  • 11. A Nod to Nurses  The National Library of Medicine nlm.nih.gov Bringing you PubMed and PubChem!  PubChem pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov  OMICS Publishing Group Open Access Journals omicsonline.org/open-access-journals-list.php
  • 12. Want Some Government Support?  The Federal Digital System gpo.gov/fdsys Courtesy of the Government Printing Office  THOMAS – from the Library of Congress thomas.loc.gov
  • 13. What About Social Sciences?  The World Bank Group worldbank.org  Historical Statistics of the United States hsus.cambridge.org/HSUSWeb/HSUSEntryServle t  U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) usgs.gov
  • 14. Bridge to Business and Economics  Palgrave Macmillan Open Access Journals palgravejournals.com/palgraveopen/index  The American Economic Association vanderbilt.edu/AEA/  Econpapers econpapers.repec.org
  • 15. Extending Education  Connexions cnx.org  Applied Math and Science Education Repository (AMSER) amser.org  MERLOT Worth mentioning again!
  • 16. Oh, the Humanities (and Arts!)  JURN jurn.org  Hathi Trust hathitrust.org  Project Gutenberg gutenberg.org
  • 17. Cite Your Sites! Always remember: when in doubt, cite your sources! Don't know how? Check the (Perdue) OWL! owl.english.purdue.edu/owl Or The Norton Field Guide to Writing http://www.wwnorton.com/college/english/write/fieldguide /index.asp
  • 18. Questions, Comments, Concerns? Here's your chance to speak up! Want to give me some feedback? Take the survey! http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CS6CJFD

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