Transcript of "Grad Residency Presentation handout"
Research @ the Online Library Click on:Resources by Subject(left side of library home: www.esc.edu/library) Library Home &Sample Subject Guide:Search Tips Brainstorm/create list of possible search words FIRST: www.esc.edu/findkeywords Double quotes for exact phrases: "drug abuse" or "mad cow disease" AND to narrow search/combine different keywords: teenagers AND "drug abuse" OR to broaden search/combine synonyms: teenagers OR adolescents Parentheses to group synonyms: "drug abuse" and (teenagers or adolescents) Peer-review tutorial: www.lib.ncsu.edu/tutorials/pr/ Primary vs. Secondary sources: tinyurl.com/primaryvsecondary Look for "Scholarly" or "Peer-Review"limit option on results pages Critically EVALUATE each source!: tinyurl.com/escrattrap Click "Add to Folder" or "Mark" next to article results to save item totempfolder.Help:www.esc.edu/askalibrarian Online Reference: Live Chat, E-mail, Phone Library Workshops: learn more!:subjectguides.esc.edu/workshops Library Skills Tutorial: commons.esc.edu/informationskills How To’s: subjectguides.esc.edu/tutorials Research Toolbox (free web tools):subjectguides.esc.edu/toolboxOnline Library 1/31/12Empire State College State University of New York
Research Services: Interlibrary Loan (ILL): www.esc.edu/ill RefWorks(organize & format citations, integrates w/ Word): www.esc.edu/refworks Online Writing Center: www.esc.edu/online-writing-center/resources/Search Tools: Subject Guides (Resources by Subject) Portal to relevant resources by subject (reference, databases, web sources, stats, etc.) Sample of Scholarly Search Tools: ABI/INFORM Academic Search Complete Annual Reviews in Social Sciences Business Source Complete Congressional Quarterly Electronic Library Dissertations & Abstracts Harvard Business Review JSTOR Mergent: in-depth company & industry research & data tools New York Times (& Archive) Sage Journals Online Wall Street Journal Westlaw Campus Full-Text Journal Finder: www.esc.edu/fred Search for or browse available journals by title or subject:Online Library 1/31/12Empire State College State University of New York