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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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  • TSEM 102Laksamee Putnamlputnam@towson.eduResearch & Instruction LibrarianSlides:http://slidesha.re/W2FJIU
  • 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/W2FJIU
  • Agenda Quickreview of last class Group work  Finding Books  Finding Articles
  • Review Keywords AND OR NOT Check for CRAP  Currency  Reliability  Authority  Purpose/POV
  • Putting it all together… What are some ways elementary teachers can assess whether a certain technology solution is effective? teach* assess* technolog* instruct* evaluate* comput* method* test* [software name] learn* teach* OR instruct* OR method* OR learn* AND assess* OR evaluate* OR test* AND technolog* OR comput* OR kidspiration
  • Real research is complicated
  • Critique Cook OneSearch! Smallgroups Discuss Cook OneSearch  Books  Articles Fill out this worksheet  http://bit.ly/VhPa8u Report back to the class
  • 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
  • Finding Books Plenty of relevant information in print Use broad keywords Multiple places to search  Cook OneSearch  Library Catalog  USMAI Libraries
  • Finding Books
  • Finding Books
  • 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
  • Finding Articles Scholarly – Peer Reviewed Usespecific keywords Utilized advanced search features Card Catalogue. [Photographer]. Retrieved from Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. http://quest.eb.com/images/115_2838287
  • Finding Articles
  • Finding Articles Content providers you should use:  Academic Search Premier  Education Research Complete  ERIC  SocINDEX  ScienceDirect  Social Sciences Abstracts  PsycINFO
  • 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
  • Next class Preclass Worksheet  Article, Video, Discussion questions and APA Discussion on plagiarism and citation style
  • 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