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English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
English 311 english  library skill sessions for 3rd year dissertation students
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    • 1. English 311<br />Information for your Dissertation<br />Library Skills<br />
    • 2.  To give students the opportunity to carry out independent study at an advanced level, into a topic of interest to them;<br />
    • 3. PreparationSearch tipsResources - some searching – mainly what is ‘out there’Reference management software<br /><ul><li>Understand that preparation is key
    • 4. Distinguish between the different types of resources available
    • 5. Understand why you need to use good quality information sources
    • 6. Understand how to develop and implement a search strategy
    • 7. Understand how to access electronic resources
    • 8. Understand how to use the Internet appropriately
    • 9. Be aware of Reference management software</li></li></ul><li>Organise your thoughts<br />
    • 10. Make sure you have enough detail to find the information again<br />Always record: <br />Source used and the date you used it<br />Searches undertaken and results found<br />Keywords used, date range searched, location of material<br />Full bibliographic details of the material found<br />This will help you with your referencing bibliography<br />
    • 11. Define your topic.<br />What is it you want to say?<br />What is the scope?<br />Preparation is key<br />
    • 12. Shakespeare AND Sonnet<br />Playwright OR Dramatist<br />Language NOT dialect<br />
    • 13. Truncation Wild Card<br />Politic* Wom?n<br /> Politics <br /> Politician globali?ation<br /> Political<br />Check the Help pages on<br /> electronic sources before you start<br />
    • 14. Types of information -decide what you need<br />
    • 15. I have a twin sister<br />I’ve been held at gunpoint<br />I once owned a three legged hamster called Hopalong<br />
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    • 17. http://www.liv.ac.uk/library/<br />
    • 18. Local to global<br />
    • 19. Catalogue contains all the items in Library – but can only search on journal title – <br />not journal article<br />
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    • 28. DISCOVER<br />Easy to search as Google<br />Searches Peer Reviewed (academically approved )material not available on the Internet<br />Search for journal articles – (plus other items)<br />Also contains the Library catalogue – not as easy to keep track of searches<br />
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    • 51.  Newspapers<br />
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    • 59. ONLY 60 DAY ARCHIVE – ONLY 4 PEOPLE CAN USE AT THE SAME TIME – PLEASE LOG OFF WHEN FINISHED<br />
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    • 62.  Websites<br />
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    • 68. Managing References<br />
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    • 71. Summary<br />Preparation is key<br />Search local to global –Catalogue<br /> Discover<br />LibGuides<br /> Additional resources<br />Use good quality resources<br />Use Internet appropriately<br />Use reference management software if you think it’s right for you.<br />
    • 72. Thank you<br />Good luck with your dissertation<br />Linda Crane<br />lcrane@liv.ac.uk<br />0151 794 2686<br />Room 210 Sydney Jones Library<br />VITAL<br />LibGuides<br />Registration sheet<br />
    • 73. I have a twin sister<br />I’ve been held at gunpoint<br />I once owned a three legged hamster called Hopalong<br />

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