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  1. 1. WHY THEY’RE EVEN BETTER THAN GOOGLE AND WIKIPEDIA – REALLY! Library Databases
  2. 2. Do You Believe Everything You Read?
  3. 3. Image Attibution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/will-lion/2595497078/sizes/z/in/photostream/ <ul><li>Evaluate (think about) information -- don’t believe everything you read </li></ul><ul><li>Always compare multiple (many) sources </li></ul><ul><li>Always cite your sources (Citation Maker, Easybib.com, etc.) </li></ul>
  4. 4. Evaluating Information <ul><li>What do you think of these sites for research? Thumbs up or thumbs down: </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia CNN </li></ul><ul><li>Yahoo Answers Gale PowerSearch </li></ul><ul><li>The New York Times Printed book </li></ul><ul><li>The World Book Personal website </li></ul><ul><li>Encyclopedia </li></ul>
  5. 5. Wikipedia
  6. 6. Image Attribution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikeeperez/2453225588/ <ul><li>When should you use Wikipedia? Talk to the person sitting next to you to decide yes or no: </li></ul><ul><li>To get a quick overview of your research topic? </li></ul><ul><li>As the main source of information for your research paper? </li></ul><ul><li>When reading about a pop culture topic of personal interest? </li></ul><ul><li>When making an important decision about your health? </li></ul><ul><li>To see what sources the article’s author’s used? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Image attribution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/galant/3268338756/sizes/l/in/photostream/ School pays for access – has info you can’t get free on the web Edited/fact checked, so often more reliable than websites Where are they? Go to your school website and look on the Library Home Page. Also check your public library – you’ll need your card and PIN. Often include citations!
  8. 8. Go to Library, Class Projects, Cyber-bullying
  9. 9. SIRS Issues Researcher
  10. 11. Be sure to use the database tools – citations, audio, translations, email, print view, share online and much more.
  11. 12. Opposing Viewpoints
  12. 15. Opposing Viewpoints
  13. 16. Using Gale PowerSearch
  14. 17. Using Gale PowerSearch
  15. 18. Brainstorm Keywords <ul><li>With a partner, come up with at different ways to describe your topic </li></ul><ul><li>Try to think of synonyms (words that mean the same thing) </li></ul><ul><li>Share a few with the class </li></ul>
  16. 19. Using Gale PowerSearch
  17. 20. Using Gale PowerSearch
  18. 21. Cite Your Sources: Why & How
  19. 22. WHY Cite Your Sources?
  20. 23. WHY Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>Talk to the person next to you for about two minutes about why you think it’s important to cite your sources . </li></ul><ul><li>Write at least two reasons in your notes. </li></ul><ul><li>What reasons did you write down? </li></ul>
  21. 24. WHY Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>Helps you avoid plagiarism </li></ul><ul><li>Always give the author proper credit! </li></ul>Image attribution: http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3191/3020966268_4f854c0617.jpg
  22. 25. WHY Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>2. Shows you consulted many good sources. You didn’t just make it up! </li></ul>Image attribution: http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3213/2979328686_5e34ec6677.jpg
  23. 26. WHY Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>3. Provides a “trail” for your readers, in case they want to follow your path and do further research </li></ul>Image attribution: http://farm1.static.flickr.com/41/83594459_70d9688f23.jpg
  24. 27. WHY Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>4. Expected in all academic settings, from high school to graduate school to your professional life </li></ul>Image attribution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/krcla/2069243613/sizes/o/in/photostream/
  25. 28. WHEN Should You Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>1. When you quote from a source </li></ul><ul><li>If you use the author’s exact words, put them in “quotation marks” and then cite your source. </li></ul><ul><li>2. When you paraphrase a source </li></ul><ul><li>If you use the author’s idea, even if you put it in your own words, you must still cite your source. </li></ul>
  26. 29. WHEN Should You Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>My source says: Frogs live on every continent except Antarctica, but tropical regions have the greatest number of species. Frogs are classified as amphibians. </li></ul>
  27. 30. WHEN Should You Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>My source says: Frogs live on every continent except Antarctica, but tropical regions have the greatest number of species. Frogs are classified as amphibians. </li></ul>My paper says: Frogs live on every continent except Antartica. Do I need to cite my source? Thumbs up for yes, down for no. What else am I missing here?
  28. 31. WHEN Should You Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>My source says: Frogs live on every continent except Antarctica, but tropical regions have the greatest number of species. Frogs are classified as amphibians. </li></ul>My paper says: Frogs are amphibians. Do I need to cite my source? Thumbs up for yes, down for no.
  29. 32. WHEN Should You Cite Your Sources? <ul><li>My source says: Frogs live on every continent except Antarctica, but tropical regions have the greatest number of species. Frogs are classified as amphibians. </li></ul>My paper says: In the third grade, I had a pet frog called Hoppy. Do I need to cite my source? Thumbs up for yes, down for no.
  30. 33. HOW to Cite Your Sources <ul><li>Use the OSLIS Citation Maker at: </li></ul><ul><li>cm.oslis.org </li></ul><ul><li>Click the MLA Secondary link </li></ul><ul><li>Choose your Source Type from the yellow box. </li></ul>
  31. 34. HOW to Cite Your Sources <ul><li>Enter information about the book or website </li></ul><ul><li>-- Look for place of publication, publisher, and publication date on the copyright page of the book </li></ul>
  32. 35. HOW to Cite Your Sources <ul><li>Note the difference between Title of Work and Title of Overall Website. </li></ul><ul><li>Identify the author, if possible </li></ul><ul><li>Who published/sponsored the site? </li></ul><ul><li>If you can’t answer either of those two questions, are you sure you trust this site? </li></ul>
  33. 36. Works Cited Page
  34. 37. HOW to Cite Your Sources <ul><li>What’s wrong with this Works Cited list? </li></ul>
  35. 38. HOW to Cite Your Sources <ul><li>Questions? </li></ul>

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