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August 15, 2007  MCC Library And Online Research Pdf
 

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This is an online guide to using Montcalm Community College's (Sidney, MI) Library Search Page. Used to introduce students to research writing.

This is an online guide to using Montcalm Community College's (Sidney, MI) Library Search Page. Used to introduce students to research writing.

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    August 15, 2007  MCC Library And Online Research Pdf August 15, 2007 MCC Library And Online Research Pdf Presentation Transcript

    • A General Guide to MCC’s Library Search Page http://www.montcalm.edu/library/
    • Internet Search GOOGLE - This quick and easy site blows past other search engines in returning relevant hits. IXQUICK - Powerful new metasearch engine. FINDSPOT - All of the top engines plus specific search tips. ALL THE WEB - This chief rival to Google focuses on raw search power and ease of use.
    • Full-Text Articles Proquest Researcher - The online version of the Proquest database. Literature Resource Center - Comprehensive database of lit criticism & history. Science Resource Center- Precision scientific research tool. InfoTrac Search Bank - InfoTrac Onefile, Health Reference Center Academic & 8 other Gale Databases. SIRS Knowledge Source - SIRS Researcher, Government Reporter & Renaissance. Facts on File Reference Suite - Includes Issues & Controversies database. Encyclopaedia Britannica - Online version of the venerable reference source. Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center - Viewpoint articles, topic overviews and statistics.
    • Reference Sites and Net Indexes Hot Sheet - Comprehensive links to the best the Web has to offer. Virtual Reference Desk - Ready reference information. Fast Facts - Over 375 sources of facts and reference material. Infomine - University-level, net-based, research tools. Michigan Electronic Library Comprehensive, librarian-built information tool. First Search Databases - Over 60 searchable databases.
    • Online Library Catalog Search the library's book collection Search library collections worldwide New Books in the MCC library Electronic Journal Collection NetLibrary E-Books
    • MCC Library Staff Richard Parker Director 989/328-1291 rick@montcalm.edu Barbara Warschefsky Assistant 989/328-1261 barbw@montcalm.edu
    • Bottom line… MCC’s library is your best resource! Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est. Knowledge is power. - Francis Bacon
    • Acknowledgements Annotations adapted from A Guide to the MCC Library Search Page (01/2007) by Joel R. Brouwer, Ph.D., MCC English Department, Montcalm Community College Produced August, 2007 by Kathy Wykes, Adjunct Instructor, Montcalm Community College, Sidney, MI, Contact: kathy@montcalm.edu