School pays for access – has information you just can’t get free on the web Edited/fact checked (peer reviewed), so often more reliable than websites 3. Database passwords: Get bookmark or find link on Library Home Page Use your library card to access public library research tools Use a Database
4. How to Find the Databases A. Go to your school website B. Click “Library” in the menu, then choose Library Home Page You can also find link to database passwords on Library Home Page (must log in to Edline)
Do Now: Circle Opposing Viewpoints and SIRS Researcher/Knowledge Source on your library bookmark.
Take about 2 minutes to write in your notes, responding to these questions:
A. What websites do you consider reliable? List at least 2.
B. What websites do you think might be unreliable? List at least 2.
C. How do you tell the difference? Write at least 2 sentences.