Chambers Library Second Language Acquisition Tonya Holt  Reference & Instruction Librarian
Library Resources <ul><li>(Find Articles) Databases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for  articles   in periodicals (journals,...
Remote Access Login Screen :   Appears when you click on a database off campus Jane Student’s UCOnnect ID is  jstudent Jan...
ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center)  Find Articles (Databases) >Database by Subject > Education <ul><li>Article...
Effective Searching <ul><li>Topic </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How do teacher attitudes affect second language learning? </li></u...
Boolean Operators <ul><li>Combine keywords using  and  to narrow your search  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teacher attitudes  and...
Ulrich’s Periodical Directory  Find Articles (Databases) > Ulrich’s <ul><li>Publishing information on serials </li></ul><u...
Additional EBSCOhost Databases Find Articles (Databases) >Database by Subject > Education <ul><li>Professional Development...
Communication & Mass Media   Find Articles (Databases) > Comm & Mass Media <ul><li>Journalism database that covers communi...
Catalogs <ul><li>Catalog does  not   search for articles </li></ul><ul><li>UCO Library Catalog   </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sea...
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    1. 1. Chambers Library Second Language Acquisition Tonya Holt Reference & Instruction Librarian
    2. 2. Library Resources <ul><li>(Find Articles) Databases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for articles in periodicals (journals, magazines and newspapers) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>(Find Books) UCO Catalog </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for materials located in our library (books, DVD’s, government publications, etc.) </li></ul></ul>
    3. 3. 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
    4. 4. ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center) Find Articles (Databases) >Database by Subject > Education <ul><li>Articles from education related journals </li></ul><ul><li>ERIC documents – non-journal resources such as lesson plans, technical reports, case studies and conference proceedings </li></ul>
    5. 5. Effective Searching <ul><li>Topic </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How do teacher attitudes affect second language learning? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Keywords and synonyms </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teacher attitudes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Second language </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning - acquisition </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Find additional keywords </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Descriptors on citation page </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Narrow by subject on results page </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ERIC – utilize ERIC’s thesaurus </li></ul></ul>
    6. 6. Boolean Operators <ul><li>Combine keywords using and to narrow your search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teacher attitudes and second language and learning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Teacher attitudes and second language and acquisition </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Combine synonyms using or to broaden your search </li></ul><ul><ul><li>learning or acquisition </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Nest terms in parentheses for specific results </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teacher attitude * and second language and ( learn * or acqui *) </li></ul></ul>
    7. 7. Ulrich’s Periodical Directory Find Articles (Databases) > Ulrich’s <ul><li>Publishing information on serials </li></ul><ul><li>Does not have articles </li></ul><ul><li>Check for type of publication </li></ul><ul><li>Type in journal name not article name </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Journal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Academic/Scholarly </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Trade </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Newsletters, magazines, proceedings, etc. </li></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Additional EBSCOhost Databases Find Articles (Databases) >Database by Subject > Education <ul><li>Professional Development Collection </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Full-text of 500 journals in education, 300 peer reviewed </li></ul></ul><ul><li>PsychInfo </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Full-text, citations and abstracts to articles, books, and other materials related to psychology </li></ul></ul><ul><li>SocIndex </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Full-text and citations to articles, books, and conference papers in sociology </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. Communication & Mass Media Find Articles (Databases) > Comm & Mass Media <ul><li>Journalism database that covers communication </li></ul><ul><li>Contains information on second language topics </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Possible to search multiple EBSCOhost databases at the same time Find Articles (Databases) > Choose a Vendor > EBSCOhost </li></ul></ul>
    10. 10. Catalogs <ul><li>Catalog does not search for articles </li></ul><ul><li>UCO Library Catalog </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for materials located in our library (books, government documents, DVD’s, CD’s etc.) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>WorldCat </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search for materials in 54,000 libraries worldwide (books, government documents, DVD’s, CD’s etc.) </li></ul></ul>
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