We need to know this:(1) Use databases to find peer reviewed articles (2) Request full text articles from abstracts and have them delivered to your email(3) Find books using the online catalog and request delivery to Regents Center Library (4) Use Web 2.0 effectively for class assignments and literature searches (5) Use Google Scholar from the list of library databases (6) Find academic articles using Search Engines
Narrow down the number of results by limiting your search. We limited this search by type of material, “Scholarly Journals” and date of publication “2010 – 2014.” I’m going to look at the title, Project management in small to medium sized enterprises published in the journal, Management Decision.
Project Management / Pmgt816
Database & Online
Lissa Lord firstname.lastname@example.org
Dissertation Research Blog
We need to know this:
(1) Find articles using databases (found in the Subject
Guides and at the bottom of the Libraries’ homepage –
(2) How to request full text articles if we find only abstracts
(3) How to use Google Scholar from the list of library
(4) How to use the online catalog to find books and
request delivery to Edwards Campus
Notice the options for more information
about this article and subject.
We have looked at:
1.How to cite this
article in A.P.A.
2.References at the
end of this article,
3.Articles that have
cited this article in
4.Full text PDF
What if KU did not have the full
text of this article available?
You would complete the “Request Not Available” form
and receive a link to this article in PDF sent to your email
Jayhawk if you
can get only the
not full-text of
the article. The
getting the fulltext article is
Google Scholar from the list of Databases
Here Google Scholar links to the Libraries’ databases
1. Go to the Libraries’ homepage
2. Find databases at the bottom of the screen
3. Select the letter “G”
4. Scan the resulting list for “Google Scholar”
We have looked at:
How to find articles using the libraries’ databases by looking at a subject guide
and by using the libraries’ list of databases listed on the homepage
How to find e-Journals which are linked from the libraries’ homepage
When we find only the abstract of a journal title and we need full-text we can
select the “Get at KU” Jayhawk and use WebRetrieve to get a link to the pdf fulltext sent to our email account.
How to search the Library Catalog for a book
We found a book in Google Books. Does the KU Libraries have this book?
How to request this book and have it sent to Edwards Campus
Ask the librarian: