I AM . . .Melanie ParletteLRC Program Liaison forSchool of Engineering and Information Technology,School of Trades and Apprenticeshipmparlette@conestogac.on.ca
TODAY we will…• Locate key sections of the LRC’s website• Perform a basic search of LRC resources, narrow our search and create a list of relevant results• Perform a search in woodworking magazines and browse for information
Off-Campus AccessPIN NUMBERS - You can use your PIN to: • Access resources from Off-Campus • Renew a book, place a hold • Review your account
Today’s Research Topic is….•What safety practices are important when using a band saw?
Finding A Source to AnswerYour Question• Where do we begin? • Google • Wikipedia • Other suggestions…
LIBRARY as a GATEWAY• The LRC is a gateway to a variety of quality resources for your College studies
LIBRARY as a GATEWAYAdhesive Dowel Band Saw Joint Grain Furniture Repair Veneer
LIBRARY as a GATEWAY Band Saw and Safety • Date Range? (narrow by last 5 years) • Source Type? Are you looking for a print book or trade publication • Subject? Use the subject check boxes to narrow your search • Looking for books in print or online? Try checking “Catalogue only”
SearchingTips:• Select “Full Text”• Narrow by Date• Determine appropriate source type• Consider narrowing by subject
Looking at a book . . . Bring your student card to check out Print Books from the library.
LIBRARY as a GATEWAY • Discovering • Pennsylvania Dutch Shaker • Victorian cabinetry styles • Chippendale Tips: • Add “furniture” or “cabinets” to your search • Date might not be relevant • Look at the Publications section and check the ones that you are interested in
Browsing Woodworking magazines. . . Browse current issues or search for topics in each of these magazines.
Browsing Woodworking magazines. . . Woodworker’s Journal:Browse current issues or search for topics in each of these magazines. Let’s “Search within this publication” for: table saw safety We can also browse issues from +2013: Vol. 37 Issue 1 - Feb2013
Today We…• Located key sections of the LRC’s website• Performed a basic search of LRC resources, narrowed our search and created a list of relevant results• Browsed current woodworking magazines
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