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  • Cook OneSearch – USMAI catalog, Towson University“educational technology”Dictionary OR encyclopediaCheck location – Find call numberRefine ResultsAsk a LibrarianSearch HistoryEmail yourselfCitation creation
  • Refine results to Academic JournalsCheck Content Provider
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    • 1. ISTC 102 Laksamee Putnam lputnam@towson.edu Research & Instruction Librarian Slides: http://slidesha.re/16MdPD8
    • 2. First…  Laksamee Putnam  lputnam@towson.edu  Cook Library Reference:  410.704.2462.  IM/email  Phone: 410.704.3746.  Twitter: @CookLibraryofTU  Albert S. Cook facebook profile!  Slides: http://slidesha.re/16MdPD8
    • 3. Agenda  Quick review of last class  Group work  Finding Books  Finding Articles  Finding Newspapers
    • 4. Review  Keywords  AND OR NOT  Check for CRAP  Currency  Reliability  Authority  Purpose/POV
    • 5. Putting it all together…  Which age is childhood obesity in the United States the highest? childhood child* adolescent young obesity over weight BMI United States USA North America child* OR adolescent OR young AND obesity OR overweight OR BMI AND United States OR USA OR North America
    • 6. Real research is complicated
    • 7. Critique Cook OneSearch!  Small groups  Discuss Cook OneSearch  Books  Articles  Fill out this worksheet  http://bit.ly/1eJZQ8Y  Report back to the class
    • 8. Critique Cook OneSearch!  Find books  One here at Towson  One outside of Towson  Report back  A feature which helped your search  What your group disliked
    • 9. Finding Books  Plenty of relevant information in print  Use broad keywords  Multiple places to search  Cook OneSearch  Library Catalog  USMAI Libraries
    • 10. Finding Books
    • 11. Finding Books
    • 12. Critique Cook OneSearch!  Find an article  Identify  Article title  Journal title  Content Provider (i.e. Database)  Access  Report back  A feature which helped your search  What your group disliked
    • 13. Finding Articles  Scholarly – Peer Reviewed  Use specific keywords  Utilized advanced search features Card Catalogue. [Photographer]. Retrieved from Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. http://quest.eb.com/images/115_2838287
    • 14. Finding Articles
    • 15. Finding Articles  Content providers you should use:  Academic Search Premier  Education Research Complete  ERIC  SocINDEX  ScienceDirect  Social Sciences Abstracts  PsycINFO
    • 16. Finding Articles  Features to remember  Yellow Findit button  Citation creations  Email yourself  Also as you are searching  Take a look at the article citations  Make note of additional keywords
    • 17. Finding Newspapers  There is a help guide for this too
    • 18. Find a newspaper article  Enter your newspaper article information into the worksheet
    • 19. Next class  Before class:  Read the article, be ready to discuss  Try to create an APA citation  Discussion on plagiarism and citation style
    • 20. Questions?  Feel free to contact me:  Laksamee Putnam  lputnam@towson.edu  410.704.3746.  Twitter: @CookLibraryofTU  Or any reference librarian:  Visit Cook Library Reference Desk  410.704.2462.  IM – tucookchat