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    • 1. Chambers Library Foundations of Organizational & Personal Development Tonya Holt Reference & Instruction Librarian
    • 2. Library Resources
      • Databases
        • Search for articles in periodicals (journals, magazines and newspapers)
      • UCO Library Catalog
        • Search for materials located in our library (books, government publications, CD’s, DVD’s, etc.)
    • 3. Databases
      • Search for articles in periodicals
      • Paid subscriptions not available on the internet
      • Accessible on and off campus
    • 4. Remote Access Login Screen : Appears when you click on a database off campus Jane Student’s UCOnnect ID is jstudent Jane’s birth date is June 17 th , 1987. Her default PIN is 061787 . Asterisks (*) will appear when you type your PIN
    • 5. ERIC – Educational Resource Information Center
      • Articles from education related journals (some full-text)
      • Digests prepared by ERIC staff (all full-text)
      • ERIC documents – non-journal resources such as lesson plans, technical reports, case studies and conference proceedings (some full-text)
    • 6. Effective Searching
      • Have a topic in mind
        • Is distance education cost effective?
      • Think of keywords to describe your topic
        • Distance education – e-learning – online courses
        • Cost effective
      • Combine keywords to get exactly what you need
    • 7. Boolean Operators
      • Use and to narrow your search
        • Distance education and cost effective
        • E-learning and cost effective
        • Online courses and cost effective
    • 8. Boolean Operators
      • Combine synonyms using or to broaden your search
        • Distance education or e-learning or online courses
      • Nest terms in parentheses for specific results
        • ( distance education or e-learning or online courses ) and cost effective
    • 9. Truncation
      • Truncate keywords with an asterisk * for alternate endings
      Effective * -ness Educat * -ion -e -es -ed -or
    • 10. Professional Development Collection
      • EBSCOhost Database
      • Some full text articles related to education
      • Full text pamphlets mainly from the U.S. Department of Education
    • 11. UCO Library Catalog
      • Does NOT search for articles
      • Searches for materials located in this library (books, government documents, periodicals, DVD’s, CD’s, etc.)