Research and Citation Tips for BS110<br />Fall 2009<br />Elaine Settergren<br />Online Librarian<br />esettergren@globeuni...
Finding Sources<br />Business Source Premier<br />Browse for Country Reports<br />Find your country &gt;Country Review &gt...
Finding Sources<br />ABI/Inform Complete <br />
Additional Sources<br />http://www.kwintessential.co.uk<br />World FactBookhttps://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-wo...
Citing Sources – APA Style<br />Get Help <br /><ul><li>Use the “cite” buttons in the databases
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GEN Library APA Citation Guide:
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  1. 1. Research and Citation Tips for BS110<br />Fall 2009<br />Elaine Settergren<br />Online Librarian<br />esettergren@globeuniversity.edu<br />http://www.globeeducationnetwork.com/library/<br />
  2. 2. Finding Sources<br />Business Source Premier<br />Browse for Country Reports<br />Find your country &gt;Country Review &gt; Date &gt; Social Overview<br />
  3. 3. Finding Sources<br />ABI/Inform Complete <br />
  4. 4. Additional Sources<br />http://www.kwintessential.co.uk<br />World FactBookhttps://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html<br />ExecutivePlanet.com http://www.executiveplanet.com/index.php?title=Main_Page<br />
  5. 5. Citing Sources – APA Style<br />Get Help <br /><ul><li>Use the “cite” buttons in the databases
  6. 6. Word 2007
  7. 7. RefWorks – New!
  8. 8. GEN Library APA Citation Guide:
  9. 9. http://www.globeeducationnetwork.com/library/research-guides/citation/apa/
  10. 10. Diana Hacker:
  11. 11. http://www.dianahacker.com/resdoc/
  12. 12. Purdue University: OWL
  13. 13. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/ - click on research and citation</li></li></ul><li>Citing Sources – APA Style<br /><ul><li>In-Text
  14. 14. Author’s name
  15. 15. Date of publication
  16. 16. Page #</li></ul>This will lead the reader to the References at the back of your paper.<br /><ul><li>References
  17. 17. Name
  18. 18. Date
  19. 19. Article Title
  20. 20. Journal Title
  21. 21. Journal Volume #
  22. 22. Page #s
  23. 23. Date you accessed it
  24. 24. Database</li></ul>This will lead the reader to the source. <br />
  25. 25. When Should I Cite?<br />Cite when credit is due to someone else for ideas or words<br />Citing will help you avoid plagiarism (academic dishonesty)<br />Don’t Cite<br />When it’s common knowledge <br />When it’s your own idea<br />
  26. 26. APA Examples<br />Website<br />Cyprus – Culture, Customs and Etiquette. (n.d.). Retrieved October 20, 2008 from http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/global-etiquette/cyprus-country-profile.html<br /> “If invited to a Cypriot&apos;s house, bring a consumable gift such as pastries” (“Cyprus,” n.d.).<br />
  27. 27. APA Examples<br />From a Database<br />Social Overview. (2008, July). Cyprus Country Review, p. 127-129. Retrieved from EBSCO Business Source Premier database.<br />Coffee is a very important aspect of social life in Cyprus. When offered coffee, always accept at least one cup. Should you refuse to drink, you may be considered rude (“Social Overview,” 2008, p. 127).<br />
  28. 28. Questions? Comments?<br />Contact the Online Librarian:<br />Elaine Settergren<br />esettergren@globeuniversity.edu<br />http://www.globeeducationnetwork.com/library/<br />Read the Library Lowdown! <br />
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