Welcome to 1st Years for Architecture Daphne Chalk-Birdsall Subject Librarian for ASD
Welcome to Library Resources for International Foundation Programme Art and Architecture With Daphne Chalk-Birdsall Subjec...
Making the Most of  London Met Libraries 1. Getting Started Library Services 2008-2009
What we’ll be covering <ul><li>Finding your way round the library web site </li></ul><ul><li>Managing your library account...
Library Services Web Site <ul><li>Online library catalogue </li></ul><ul><li>Subject Librarians details </li></ul><ul><li>...
General Library Services www.londonmet.ac.uk/libraries  ONLINE Resources LISTINGS Citing Your References and other tutorials
Online Library Catalogue <ul><li>http://catalogue. londonmet .ac. uk </li></ul><ul><li>1.Managing your account –  renewals...
IT  Username  and  Password to access your library account to renew your books
Renew your books - as many times as you like as long as no one else has reserved them. Note the new due date for each item...
Finding a book from a reading list Choose author/title from the range of search options
<ul><li>Woods, Peter (2006)  Successful writing for qualitative researchers,  2 nd  ed. London: Routledge </li></ul>
<ul><li>Type in author’s last name </li></ul>2. Type in first word of title 3. Click on Search
Select the 2006 edition
 
Click here to reserve How to Make a Reservation and state  Your Need  for this book These copies are available  IN  the  H...
Status Due 03-10-08 = Book Not Available Click this Reservation button to Request the book
Reservations are done by using your Username &  Password – you would use these for all online resources at LondonMet.  Dro...
Now it is your turn! <ul><li>Do an author/title search on the catalogue to find the following item </li></ul><ul><li>Berge...
Finding a  newspaper  article from a reading list <ul><li>Nexis UK </li></ul><ul><li>UK national newspapers - Sun, Telegra...
The Importance of  Referencing <ul><li>To acknowledge the source of your information, ideas and arguments  </li></ul><ul><...
Referencing a Book <ul><li>Author(s) or Editor(s) </li></ul><ul><li>Date </li></ul><ul><li>Title </li></ul><ul><li>Edition...
Step 1 : Author/Editor Step 2:  Date   Step 3: Title Step 4 :  Edition Step 5: Place Step 6: Publisher
Referencing a journal article <ul><li>Greenfield, J. (2006) The Sevso Treasure: the legal case,  Apollo , 146 (312), 14-16...
A reminder of what we have covered…….. <ul><li>The library web pages </li></ul><ul><li>Managing your account online </li><...
Further Help <ul><li>Library Enquiry Desk </li></ul><ul><li>Subject Librarian drop-in sessions/appointments </li></ul><ul>...
Introduction to  Architecture and Spatial Design Electronic Resources Technical resources - design or science? Digimap Tec...
Digimap can help ASD  students with plans as well as OS maps both historical and  current Holloway  Road Library  is in an...
24 hits GreenFile  gives Citations & abstracts  before  they’ve been published & full-text articles
Full text articles using subscription databases <ul><li>JSTOR </li></ul><ul><li>ScienceDirect </li></ul><ul><li>Ebsco  Aca...
Academic Search Premier to access GreenFILE 24 academic citations
ScienceDirect 35 citations for Low energy and architectural design includes Full-text PDF’s
Oxford Art Online  aka Grove Art Online for Architectural and Spatial Design information and pictures
Register for the  Library   using library self-service tools such as  Reservations  +  Inter-Library loans Other Resources...
Daphne Chalk-Birdsall   ASD Subject Librarian <ul><li>Project Room 3 rd  floor </li></ul><ul><li>Spring House SPE3-05 </li...
Good Luck with Your studies  Feel free to email me if you  need help –  Daphne [email_address]
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Library guide to architecture and online resources

901
-1

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
901
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
13
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • Library guide to architecture and online resources

    1. 1. Welcome to 1st Years for Architecture Daphne Chalk-Birdsall Subject Librarian for ASD
    2. 2. Welcome to Library Resources for International Foundation Programme Art and Architecture With Daphne Chalk-Birdsall Subject Librarian for ASD
    3. 3. Making the Most of London Met Libraries 1. Getting Started Library Services 2008-2009
    4. 4. What we’ll be covering <ul><li>Finding your way round the library web site </li></ul><ul><li>Managing your library account online </li></ul><ul><li>Using the online catalogue (OPAC) to find the resources on your reading lists </li></ul><ul><li>Using Contents Lists and Indexes in print books </li></ul><ul><li>The importance of referencing </li></ul><ul><li>Plagiarism - what is it and how to avoid it </li></ul>
    5. 5. Library Services Web Site <ul><li>Online library catalogue </li></ul><ul><li>Subject Librarians details </li></ul><ul><li>Subject guides </li></ul><ul><li>Online resources listings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>e-books, e-journals, online newspapers, conference proceedings, etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Information on how to reference in your work </li></ul><ul><li>Online tutorials </li></ul>www. londonmet .ac. uk /libraries
    6. 6. General Library Services www.londonmet.ac.uk/libraries ONLINE Resources LISTINGS Citing Your References and other tutorials
    7. 7. Online Library Catalogue <ul><li>http://catalogue. londonmet .ac. uk </li></ul><ul><li>1.Managing your account – renewals etc </li></ul><ul><li>2.What we have and where to find it: </li></ul><ul><li>Books, journals, DVDs, videos etc </li></ul><ul><li>3.The route through to online resources: </li></ul><ul><li>E-books </li></ul><ul><li>E-journals </li></ul><ul><li>Databases </li></ul>
    8. 8. IT Username and Password to access your library account to renew your books
    9. 9. Renew your books - as many times as you like as long as no one else has reserved them. Note the new due date for each item Reading history lists all the books you have taken out
    10. 10. Finding a book from a reading list Choose author/title from the range of search options
    11. 11. <ul><li>Woods, Peter (2006) Successful writing for qualitative researchers, 2 nd ed. London: Routledge </li></ul>
    12. 12. <ul><li>Type in author’s last name </li></ul>2. Type in first word of title 3. Click on Search
    13. 13. Select the 2006 edition
    14. 15. Click here to reserve How to Make a Reservation and state Your Need for this book These copies are available IN the Holloway Road Library. Otherwise they would have a Due date in STATUS BOX
    15. 16. Status Due 03-10-08 = Book Not Available Click this Reservation button to Request the book
    16. 17. Reservations are done by using your Username & Password – you would use these for all online resources at LondonMet. Drop down menu lets you pick which library you want to collect your request from
    17. 18. Now it is your turn! <ul><li>Do an author/title search on the catalogue to find the following item </li></ul><ul><li>Berger Ways of Seeing </li></ul>
    18. 19. Finding a newspaper article from a reading list <ul><li>Nexis UK </li></ul><ul><li>UK national newspapers - Sun, Telegraph, Mirror, Star, News of the World </li></ul><ul><li>International newspapers in different languages </li></ul><ul><li>UK Broadsheets ‘quality’ news from </li></ul><ul><li>The Guardian, The Times,The Independent, The Telegraph </li></ul>
    19. 20. The Importance of Referencing <ul><li>To acknowledge the source of your information, ideas and arguments </li></ul><ul><li>To allow readers/markers to access/check your sources. </li></ul><ul><li>To give credit to other people’s work. </li></ul><ul><li>To demonstrate that you have read a range of sources. </li></ul><ul><li>Failure to give credit could be considered to be plagiarism </li></ul>
    20. 21. Referencing a Book <ul><li>Author(s) or Editor(s) </li></ul><ul><li>Date </li></ul><ul><li>Title </li></ul><ul><li>Edition </li></ul><ul><li>Place </li></ul><ul><li>Publisher </li></ul><ul><li>Numeration within item if referenced in your text </li></ul>Curran, James and Seaton, Jean (2003) Power without responsibility: the press, broadcasting and new media in Britain 6 th ed. London: Routledge
    21. 22. Step 1 : Author/Editor Step 2: Date Step 3: Title Step 4 : Edition Step 5: Place Step 6: Publisher
    22. 23. Referencing a journal article <ul><li>Greenfield, J. (2006) The Sevso Treasure: the legal case, Apollo , 146 (312), 14-16. </li></ul><ul><li>Author(s) </li></ul><ul><li>Date </li></ul><ul><li>Title of article </li></ul><ul><li>Journal title (in italics) </li></ul><ul><li>Volume (issue or part) </li></ul><ul><li>Pages </li></ul>
    23. 24. A reminder of what we have covered…….. <ul><li>The library web pages </li></ul><ul><li>Managing your account online </li></ul><ul><li>Using the catalogue </li></ul><ul><li>The importance of referencing </li></ul><ul><li>and if you get stuck…….. </li></ul>
    24. 25. Further Help <ul><li>Library Enquiry Desk </li></ul><ul><li>Subject Librarian drop-in sessions/appointments </li></ul><ul><li>Online tutorials </li></ul><ul><li>Other Library sessions within LDU programme </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Online resources </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Google and beyond </li></ul></ul><ul><li>LDU Study Skills Sessions </li></ul>
    25. 26. Introduction to Architecture and Spatial Design Electronic Resources Technical resources - design or science? Digimap Technical Indexes info4education Academic resources - design or science? GreenFILE
    26. 27. Digimap can help ASD students with plans as well as OS maps both historical and current Holloway Road Library is in an old mirror factory
    27. 28. 24 hits GreenFile gives Citations & abstracts before they’ve been published & full-text articles
    28. 29. Full text articles using subscription databases <ul><li>JSTOR </li></ul><ul><li>ScienceDirect </li></ul><ul><li>Ebsco Academic Search Premier </li></ul><ul><li>Economic & Social Data Service </li></ul><ul><li>Journals available on the Library Catalogue </li></ul>
    29. 30. Academic Search Premier to access GreenFILE 24 academic citations
    30. 31. ScienceDirect 35 citations for Low energy and architectural design includes Full-text PDF’s
    31. 32. Oxford Art Online aka Grove Art Online for Architectural and Spatial Design information and pictures
    32. 33. Register for the Library using library self-service tools such as Reservations + Inter-Library loans Other Resources RIBA Library and V + A SCONUL Access , M25 Consortium of Libraries , Index to Theses , Zetoc , BL OPAC
    33. 34. Daphne Chalk-Birdsall ASD Subject Librarian <ul><li>Project Room 3 rd floor </li></ul><ul><li>Spring House SPE3-05 </li></ul><ul><li>Every Wednesday </li></ul><ul><li>11 – 12.30 pm term time only </li></ul><ul><li>Tuesdays 4-6 pm </li></ul><ul><li>SH Project Room </li></ul><ul><li>7 th ,14 th 28th October only </li></ul><ul><li>Holloway Road Library </li></ul><ul><li>2 nd floor LC233 </li></ul><ul><li>Tuesday + Thursday 9-5pm </li></ul><ul><li>Wednesday 9-12.30pm </li></ul><ul><li>Email d.chalk- birdsall @ londonmet .ac. uk </li></ul>
    34. 35. Good Luck with Your studies Feel free to email me if you need help – Daphne [email_address]
    1. A particular slide catching your eye?

      Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

    ×