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BIOL 696a    Fall 2012Professor Wilson
Let’s explore!   The Library Webpage     Books?     Journal articles?     Biology research guide?     Your Librarian?...
Types of Information Books Peer-reviewed Review articles Conference Proceedings Theses/Dissertations
Discovering Information Search library catalog for books Search databases for articles Keep current with journals in yo...
Getting journal articles            (overview)1. Get a CITATION   • from databases   • Save it in RefWorks!2. Get the ARTI...
Online Databases   For finding articles:     Biological Abstracts     Zoological Record     Academic Search Complete  ...
Try it!Pick   a database and conduct a              search
Searching Bio Abs
Bio Abs Results
Refined Search
RefWorks Keeps all your references in one place Produces bibliographies in whatever  format you choose (e.g. APA or  Dev...
   Direct export to Refworks     Bio Abstracts     ScienceDirect     EBSCO
2. Getting the Article   Full-text or PDF from the database       Links right from database
Get it @ CSULB Will check other CSULB sources  for full-text of this article Not in all databases, but it is in  RefWorks
Get it @CSULB
Check Coast Link from Get it @ CSULB                     OR From home page click on “Locate Specific  Journals by Title”
Coast Journal Search
COAST E-Journal Record
COAST Print Journal RecordCall Number issame on allfloors                        Check year to see                        ...
ORCA Retrieval
Interlibrary Loan If   we don’t have it…we will get it      Book (Link+), journal article (ArticleReach),       book cha...
Cited Reference Search Web of Science and others Finds newer articles that cite your article,  or a particular author
Using Google Scholar   With Get it @ CSULB       (Set Preferences)   Without Get it @ CSULB       Use COAST Journal Ti...
Write-N-Cite
In Word 2007, 2010
Library Tour   1st floor       Reference Desk       Computers   Lower Level       Current periodicals/ microfilm   2...
Feel like this and want help?         Don’t panic! Make a Research Appointment!                   Cathy Outten            ...
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  1. 1. BIOL 696a Fall 2012Professor Wilson
  2. 2. Let’s explore! The Library Webpage  Books?  Journal articles?  Biology research guide?  Your Librarian?  Interlibrary Loan?  Reserve items?
  3. 3. Types of Information Books Peer-reviewed Review articles Conference Proceedings Theses/Dissertations
  4. 4. Discovering Information Search library catalog for books Search databases for articles Keep current with journals in your field Use references to find on-topic articles Do a cited reference search to find newer on-topic articles
  5. 5. Getting journal articles (overview)1. Get a CITATION • from databases • Save it in RefWorks!2. Get the ARTICLE • Get it @ CSULB or SFX • Inter library loan
  6. 6. Online Databases For finding articles:  Biological Abstracts  Zoological Record  Academic Search Complete  Science Direct  Pubmed  Web of Science  Google?
  7. 7. Try it!Pick a database and conduct a search
  8. 8. Searching Bio Abs
  9. 9. Bio Abs Results
  10. 10. Refined Search
  11. 11. RefWorks Keeps all your references in one place Produces bibliographies in whatever format you choose (e.g. APA or Developmental Dynamics) Includes WriteNCite which allows you to cite your references in Word documents Do their tutorial! Sign up for training sessions in the Library
  12. 12.  Direct export to Refworks  Bio Abstracts  ScienceDirect  EBSCO
  13. 13. 2. Getting the Article Full-text or PDF from the database  Links right from database
  14. 14. Get it @ CSULB Will check other CSULB sources for full-text of this article Not in all databases, but it is in RefWorks
  15. 15. Get it @CSULB
  16. 16. Check Coast Link from Get it @ CSULB OR From home page click on “Locate Specific Journals by Title”
  17. 17. Coast Journal Search
  18. 18. COAST E-Journal Record
  19. 19. COAST Print Journal RecordCall Number issame on allfloors Check year to see which floor
  20. 20. ORCA Retrieval
  21. 21. Interlibrary Loan If we don’t have it…we will get it  Book (Link+), journal article (ArticleReach), book chapter, thesis, etc (Illiad).  Fillout online form  1 to 7 days  FREE  Need ID number and Library PIN
  22. 22. Cited Reference Search Web of Science and others Finds newer articles that cite your article, or a particular author
  23. 23. Using Google Scholar With Get it @ CSULB  (Set Preferences) Without Get it @ CSULB  Use COAST Journal Title search
  24. 24. Write-N-Cite
  25. 25. In Word 2007, 2010
  26. 26. Library Tour 1st floor  Reference Desk  Computers Lower Level  Current periodicals/ microfilm 2nd -4th floors  Books  Study spaces 5th floor  Study space  Theses ORCA
  27. 27. Feel like this and want help? Don’t panic! Make a Research Appointment! Cathy Outten Cathy.Outten@csulb.edu 562 985-7761
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