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Metanoia and nspc 11.2011

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    • Brief Introduction toLibrary ResourcesNovember 2012
    • The session objectives are: To introduce the various resources available through Middlesex University Library & IT web pages including: Library Subject Guides and contacts use of the Library Catalogue a brief introduction to PsycINFO
    • Learning Resources Web Page http://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/study/libraryUniHub links toLearning Resourcesunder the Your studytab. There are anumber of links fromhere including one tothe Library SubjectGuides
    • Subject Resources: Library GuidesLink to the Psychoanalysis, psychotherapy and counselling guide
    • Psychotherapy etc. PagesTabs link to other related screens…
    • Psychotherapy etc. PagesEg Searching for Journal Articles
    • Help and Support
    • Library CatalogueAccess from here
    • My UniHub for alternative access to the catalogue etc.Logging in here enables access to electronic resources withoutfurther authentication.
    • My UniHub
    • Library Catalogue http://library.mdx.ac.uk The Library Catalogue defaults to a General Keyword Search. Any terms may be used together e.g. author name, title word, subject word... Jung archetypes
    • Library Catalogue Full details give volume number(s) for “collected” works
    • A – Z Title SearchSearch for specific title; result is usually 3rd on alphabetic list
    • Full bibliographic details
    • A – Z Journal Search
    • Journal Results
    • Electronic Resources Pages
    • Database List for PsycINFO
    • PsycINFO : select from Ovid list Click to open PsycINFO. The database covers from 1806 to present date. Depending on search topic it may be advisable to restrict date range
    • Search Form : Basic or Advanced SearchBasic Search has reduced functionality - select Advanced Search BASIC SEARCH : ADVANCED SEARCH
    • Subject Headings : SelectionsAdvanced Search offers the option to “map term” which might speedup the search. Select preferred terms andAdvanced Search also provides the option to “Combine” searcheswhich is not available from the Basic Search
    • Results: Search History
    • Combining Searches: in Search History
    • Combined Results : and selecting
    • Abstract
    • Limiting to Full Text
    • Full Text Results
    • Full Text Article
    • Additional Limiters
    • PsycINFO : saved searches
    • Other Useful ResourcesSUMMON – Middlesex University’s new search facility whichallows you to search our various library resources simultaneously.GOOGLE and GOOGLE SCHOLAR – Use the AdvancedSearch options which allow a more structured and specific searchZETOC - available through our databases list,and includes a help sheet.Zetoc provides access to the British LibrarysElectronic Table of Contents of around 20,000current journals.It includes an email alerting service, which enablesyou to keep up-to-date with relevant new articlesand papers.