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Urban planning spring 2014
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Urban planning spring 2014

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A PPT prepared and given to urban planning graduate students

A PPT prepared and given to urban planning graduate students

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  • 1. University Libraries Engineering and Architecture Library American University of Beirut February 18, 2014
  • 2.  Khaled Noubani - Engineering & Architecture Librarian - Ext: 2630 - Email: kn07@aub.edu.lb
  • 3. Services Requesting Articles (DDS) Thesis Formatting Reserving a Carrel
  • 4. Important deposit dates
  • 5. Researching/Finding Material
  • 6. Finding Encyclopedias
  • 7. Use Catalog to Search for books, eBooks, & Thesis Use quotes “” when searching for exact phrases
  • 8. Print Book E-Book E-Thesis
  • 9. Print Book
  • 10. E- Book
  • 11. E-Thesis
  • 12. Poster
  • 13. Search all E-book databases and retrieve books not included in the catalog
  • 14. Use search all to find print books,Ebooks, Articles, theses, & videos From library catalog & all databases Finding Articles
  • 15. Book Click on more to a have a longer list to include or exclude a subject and to arrange the subject terms alphabetically Click on camera icon to save items & click on saved items below to email, export, or cite selected items Thesis Video Article
  • 16. Finding a list of databases by Subject/ e.g. Urban planning OR Sociology
  • 17. Databases • Academic Search Complete • JSTOR • Sociological Abstracts • Social Services Abstracts
  • 18. Use Advanced Search To search a specific field (abstract Subject, keywords) for better results
  • 19. Use quotes “” when searching for exact phrases
  • 20. For more relevant results, Use Refine Results
  • 21. To limit your search to abstract or title Use Advanced Search
  • 22. Use Save This Search To get new results Whenever added To JSTOR
  • 23. Check Items cites this item In JSTOR & Google Scholar & Use Journal Tracking To receive updates by email (eTOC)
  • 24. Cited By Searching Using Google Scholar Click Here to do exact phrase searching in the title to retrieve relevant results
  • 25. Lebanon News and Reports Index http://ulib.aub.edu.lb:8084/Articles.aspx Lebanese Newspapers http://www.aub.edu.lb/ulibraries/eresources/ Pages/results.aspx?type=News
  • 26. Lebanon News and Reports Index is Accessible On Campus Only
  • 27. Finding Theses from Other Universities
  • 28. Use Advanced Search To search a specific field (abstract Subject, keywords) for better results
  • 29. For better results, Use Narrow results by
  • 30. Use Google advanced search and limit to PDF to retrieve reliable reports, government documents and conference articles
  • 31. You can import citations from GoogleScholar and all databases and arrange them in folders and do the References according to style (ASCE,IEEE, ASME, APA,…)
  • 32. Contact Me AT: Engineering Library – Ext: 2630 Email: kn07@aub.edu.lb Working Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm

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