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English 1213 Dr. Maxson Session 2






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    • English 1213 Dr. Maxson Session 2 Finding Books and Articles
    • Review
      • Keyword vs. Subject
      • Boolean
      • Truncation
    • Finding books
      • Catalog
      • Use keyword searching with Boolean operators
      • Subject searching is like using a thesaurus.
    • SWOSU Catalog
    • WorldCat
    • Exercise
      • Catalog worksheet
        • SWOSU
        • WorldCat
    • Peer Reviewed Articles
      • Popular Magazines
      • Scholarly Journals
    • Exercise
      • What Makes A Journal Scholarly Tutorial
    • Exercise – What’s the Difference?
      • Source comparison
    • Magazine vs. Journal Often undergo a "peer-reviewed" process -- reviewed by other scholars in the field before being published. Sometimes these journals are called "refereed journals" Articles written by hired reporters, edited by magazine editors, and published Article Acceptance Procedure Report on original research or experimentation Provide general information Purpose Cite sources in footnotes or bibliography Sources sometimes cited for news articles, but rarely Documentation Scholars in the field Reporters Authors Scholars and students General Public Audience Sober and serious, may contain graphs or charts, will not find glossy pages or photographs Glossy paper, advertisements, heavily illustrated, attractive in appearance Overall appearance Scholarly Journals Popular Magazines
    • Searching in Databases
      • Keywords with Boolean and truncation
      • Subject terms from thesaurus
      • Limiters: date, peer reviewed, full text
    • Article Sources General Article & Newspaper Databases
    • Article Databases
    • Off-campus access
    • Why Can’t I Get this Info?
      • Humanities
        • American History $29.95 / yr
        • Journal of Teacher Education $30 / yr
        • College English $75 / yr
      • Nursing & Allied Health
        • Applied Nursing Research $224 / yr
        • Nursing Science Quarterly $280 / yr
        • Journal of Community Health Nursing $475 / yr
      • Sciences
        • Journal of the Optical Society of America $1,760 / yr
        • Journal of the American Chemical Society $3,589 / yr
        • Journal of Physics $7,115 / yr
      This doesn’t include pricing for electronic access or database subscriptions.
    • Thank You
      • Frederic Murray M.L.I.S.
      • [email_address]
      • 580 774 7113