LRC<br />
Research Topic<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/muffmuff/3350493236/<br />
Why do people choose Googlefirst?<br />
Google Wonder Wheel<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/svenstorm/506993098/<br />
Scholarly<br />Vs.<br />Popular<br />
What does the LRC have to offer<br />Besides Google for research?<br />
Research<br />Question<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/oberazzi/318947873/<br />
Now that I know where the resources are, how do I really know what I’m looking for?<br />
Intense Database Searching<br />
Has anyone else written about my topic before?<br />
CRAAP EVALUATION TEST<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/spacepleb/3617536039/<br />
What in the world is the CRAAP test?<br />
Currency<br />
relevance<br />
uthority<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lwr/1708740237/<br />
accuracy<br />
urpose<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lwr/4931911602/<br />
Writing Your Research Paper<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/star-dust/775368469/<br />
I have all my sources…now what?<br />
Formatting Your Paper<br />1” margins<br />1” margins<br />Double Spaced<br />Header for page numbers<br />Rebecca Johnson...
Where can I get help with <br />APA style writing?<br />
APA Style: 6th Edition<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
Why do you need to cite your work?<br />1.<br />Allows others to access your sources<br />2.<br />Establishes credibility<...
3 Main Sections of Style<br />Title Page<br />References<br />In-TextCitations<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
Title Page Example<br />  Running head: SELF-CONCEPT                                             1<br />The Impact of Acad...
First Page of Paper Example<br />SELF-CONCEPT                                                                    2<br />Th...
When to Use In-Text Citations<br />For…<br /><ul><li> Quoting
 Paraphrasing
 Summarizing</li></ul>Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
In-Text Citation Parts<br />Author’s Last Name<br />Year of Publication<br />Page Number<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison C...
Paraphrasing Examples<br />1.<br />Student achievement is partially obtained by the student focusing on desirable goals an...
Quotation Example<br />“Within the college classroom, teachers and students make thousands of decisions that affect learni...
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  • Research Topic links to LRC homepage to show the path to Opposing Viewpoints
  • Show Google Wonder Wheel and Advanced Search Options
  • Who has a RED card? – Read your question please!
  • A more in-depth look at Opposing Viewpoints and a first look at Academic Search Premiere
  • Leave powerpoint to touch on Opposing Viewpoints again (Topics of Interest area) – Credo Reference – Have students help form research questions from keywords found.
  • Academic Source Premiere searching to introduce full text and scholarly works – boolean searching – end of article references.
  • In-Text citations direct the reader to your references page.
  • In-Text citations direct the reader to your references page.
  • In-Text citations direct the reader to your references page.
  • In-Text citations direct the reader to your references page.
  • In-Text citations direct the reader to your references page. Refer to Harrison Guide for how-to cite different publications.
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    1. 1. LRC<br />
    2. 2. Research Topic<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/muffmuff/3350493236/<br />
    3. 3. Why do people choose Googlefirst?<br />
    4. 4. Google Wonder Wheel<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/svenstorm/506993098/<br />
    5. 5. Scholarly<br />Vs.<br />Popular<br />
    6. 6. What does the LRC have to offer<br />Besides Google for research?<br />
    7. 7.
    8. 8. Research<br />Question<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/oberazzi/318947873/<br />
    9. 9. Now that I know where the resources are, how do I really know what I’m looking for?<br />
    10. 10. Intense Database Searching<br />
    11. 11. Has anyone else written about my topic before?<br />
    12. 12. CRAAP EVALUATION TEST<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/spacepleb/3617536039/<br />
    13. 13. What in the world is the CRAAP test?<br />
    14. 14. Currency<br />
    15. 15. relevance<br />
    16. 16. uthority<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lwr/1708740237/<br />
    17. 17. accuracy<br />
    18. 18. urpose<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lwr/4931911602/<br />
    19. 19. Writing Your Research Paper<br />Creative Commons License: http://www.flickr.com/photos/star-dust/775368469/<br />
    20. 20. I have all my sources…now what?<br />
    21. 21. Formatting Your Paper<br />1” margins<br />1” margins<br />Double Spaced<br />Header for page numbers<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    22. 22. Where can I get help with <br />APA style writing?<br />
    23. 23. APA Style: 6th Edition<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    24. 24. Why do you need to cite your work?<br />1.<br />Allows others to access your sources<br />2.<br />Establishes credibility<br />3.<br />Helps to stay organized<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    25. 25. 3 Main Sections of Style<br />Title Page<br />References<br />In-TextCitations<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    26. 26. Title Page Example<br /> Running head: SELF-CONCEPT 1<br />The Impact of Academic Self-Concept on<br />Academic Achievement<br />Troy Smith<br />Harrison College<br />Composition 2<br />Mr. Paris<br />02/20/2010<br />
    27. 27. First Page of Paper Example<br />SELF-CONCEPT 2<br />The Impact of Academic Self-Concept on<br />Academic Achievement<br /> Business schools and faculty are concerned about<br />designing educational processes that enhance student’s<br />learning (Bennett, 2003) while developing critical <br />beings that manage complexity, uncertainty, equivocality<br />and value conflicts (Debler, Welsh, & Levvy, 2001). <br />Raising student’s level of complicated understanding <br />(Bartunek, Gordon, & Weathersby, 1983), i.e. connecting <br />
    28. 28. When to Use In-Text Citations<br />For…<br /><ul><li> Quoting
    29. 29. Paraphrasing
    30. 30. Summarizing</li></ul>Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    31. 31. In-Text Citation Parts<br />Author’s Last Name<br />Year of Publication<br />Page Number<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    32. 32. Paraphrasing Examples<br />1.<br />Student achievement is partially obtained by the student focusing on desirable goals and outcomes (Miller, 2009).<br />2.<br />Miller (2009) establishes that goals and outcomes are extremely important elements in student achievement. <br />3.<br />In a 2009 article, Miller established that goals and outcomes are an important determinant of student achievement.<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    33. 33. Quotation Example<br />“Within the college classroom, teachers and students make thousands of decisions that affect learning” (Miller, 2009, p. 4).<br />REMEMBER . . .<br />If your quote is longer than 40 words, indent 5 additional spaces in both the left and right margins.<br />AND<br />If no date is found, use n.d. in its place.<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    34. 34. The References Page Includes…<br />DATE<br />AUTHOR<br />Any additional information<br />And…<br />TITLE<br />PUBLICATION<br />Rebecca Johnson – Harrison College<br />
    35. 35. We Are Here To Help You Succeed…<br />So Come See Us In the LRC!<br />

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