developmental material for speeches

Prepared for GCPS 1005

FINDING DEFINITIONS & QUOTATIONS
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

I. Definitions

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

GCPS...
What is a definition?
An explanation of the meaning of
a word or concept
 Gives clarity
 Leads to understanding
 Leads ...
Where
to find definitions

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA s...
DICTIONARIES
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

GCPS 10...
Types of dictionary
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

...
Types of dictionary
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Online dictionaries
Print dictionaries

Finding
I...
Types of dictionary
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

...
ENCYCLOPEDIAS
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

GCPS 1...
Encyclopedias
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Encyclopedias give:
• Coherent overview...
Types of encyclopedias
General
encyclopedias

Specialised
encyclopedias

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statisti...
INFORMALLY
PUBLISHED SOURCES

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(AP...
Informally published
sources

Produced by:
• Government
• Academics
• Business
• Industry
• Research groups

Finding
Defin...
how
to find dictionaries &
encyclopedias

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your...
Find a dictionary
www.onelook.com

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Source...
Find a dictionary
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

1. Search by
keyword

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
S...
Find an encyclopedia
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)
...
Find an encyclopedia
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

1. Search by keyword.
Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing You...
Find other sources
Google Advanced Search

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

.edu, .gov, .org…

Finding...
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

II. Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

GCPS...
Use quotations for…

emphasis
variety

authority

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Cit...
how
to find quotations

Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA styl...
Find quotations
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

GCPS...
Find quotations
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

GCPS...
Find quotations
Finding
Definition &
Quotations

Finding
Statistics

Finding
Images

Citing Your
Sources
(APA style)

GCPS...
resources
Links to all of the materials covered
(and a few more!) are available on the
course guide:
http://hkbu.libguides...
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GCPS1005 Library mini-lecture 1: Finding definitions and quotations

  1. 1. developmental material for speeches Prepared for GCPS 1005 FINDING DEFINITIONS & QUOTATIONS
  2. 2. Finding Definition & Quotations I. Definitions Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 2
  3. 3. What is a definition? An explanation of the meaning of a word or concept  Gives clarity  Leads to understanding  Leads to potential change! Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 3
  4. 4. Where to find definitions Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 4
  5. 5. DICTIONARIES Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 5
  6. 6. Types of dictionary Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) Language dictionaries Subject dictionaries GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 6
  7. 7. Types of dictionary Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Online dictionaries Print dictionaries Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 7
  8. 8. Types of dictionary Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) Subject dictionaries GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 8
  9. 9. ENCYCLOPEDIAS Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 9
  10. 10. Encyclopedias Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Encyclopedias give: • Coherent overview • Editorial review • Fact checking Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 10
  11. 11. Types of encyclopedias General encyclopedias Specialised encyclopedias Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 11
  12. 12. INFORMALLY PUBLISHED SOURCES Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 12
  13. 13. Informally published sources Produced by: • Government • Academics • Business • Industry • Research groups Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Any material not commercially published: • Reports • White papers • Information leaflets Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 13
  14. 14. how to find dictionaries & encyclopedias Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 14
  15. 15. Find a dictionary www.onelook.com Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 15
  16. 16. Find a dictionary Finding Definition & Quotations 1. Search by keyword Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) 2. Limit results to book/e-books library.hkbu.edu.hk GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 16
  17. 17. Find an encyclopedia Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 17
  18. 18. Find an encyclopedia Finding Definition & Quotations 1. Search by keyword. Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) 2. Limit results to books/e-books library.hkbu.edu.hk GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 18
  19. 19. Find other sources Google Advanced Search Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics .edu, .gov, .org… Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 19 www.google.com/advanced_search
  20. 20. Finding Definition & Quotations II. Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 20
  21. 21. Use quotations for… emphasis variety authority Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 21
  22. 22. how to find quotations Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 22
  23. 23. Find quotations Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 23
  24. 24. Find quotations Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 24
  25. 25. Find quotations Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 25
  26. 26. resources Links to all of the materials covered (and a few more!) are available on the course guide: http://hkbu.libguides.com/GCPS1005 Finding Definition & Quotations Finding Statistics Finding Images Citing Your Sources (APA style) GCPS 1005 PUBLIC SPEAKING definitions 26

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