Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
An Introduction to MT Computers &                  Databases                     CP4Agenda:After Viewing This PowerPoint, ...
Three Sources for ResearchWhere do you go for:                                       BooksBooks – Library Catalog or      ...
Research DatabasesWhat They Are:             What They Aren’t:• Specific to a subject     • Free• By experts or journalist...
Check out                             • Advanced search                               options, tabs, or search            ...
Database Searching vs.       Google SearchingDatabases need specific keywords to conduct a good search.You may also have t...
What are the different types of           bullying? What keywords would you search?
bullying types
Are there differences in the bullying experiences of girls and boys?      What keywords would you search?
boys       OR   gendergirls           differencesdifferences     bullyingbullying
What’s the next step?• Click on Firefox, Explorer, or Safari.  Go to: montytech.net and the Library.• Go to LibGuides:• Cl...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Databases mtcp4

535

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
535
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "Databases mtcp4"

  1. 1. An Introduction to MT Computers & Databases CP4Agenda:After Viewing This PowerPoint, You Will:1. Login to the computer and go to LibGuides. Complete an online survey. Download a document: CP4 Database Scavenger Hunt.2. Open and complete the worksheet about Cyberbullying. Save to your folder.3. Open your email account and upload the document. Send the document as an attachment to me at jourdain-jennifer@montytech.net.
  2. 2. Three Sources for ResearchWhere do you go for: BooksBooks – Library Catalog or Follett Shelf (ebooks) WebWeb – Search Engine like Google (free) DatabasesDatabases – Through the Library Website (subscription only)
  3. 3. Research DatabasesWhat They Are: What They Aren’t:• Specific to a subject • Free• By experts or journalists • Searchable in Google or• Designed for students other search engine• Magazines, newspapers, book articles, radio & TV broadcasts
  4. 4. Check out • Advanced search options, tabs, or search within results • Email to self & print- friendly options • Citations provided for copy & pasteAdvanced Searching Diagram • Be specific (the less from ithacalibrary.com words the better) • Each one is a little different
  5. 5. Database Searching vs. Google SearchingDatabases need specific keywords to conduct a good search.You may also have to think of “like” words if you fail the first time.Take a question like:
  6. 6. What are the different types of bullying? What keywords would you search?
  7. 7. bullying types
  8. 8. Are there differences in the bullying experiences of girls and boys? What keywords would you search?
  9. 9. boys OR gendergirls differencesdifferences bullyingbullying
  10. 10. What’s the next step?• Click on Firefox, Explorer, or Safari. Go to: montytech.net and the Library.• Go to LibGuides:• Click on CP4 Introduction to Research Databases Class. Click on the tab for Freshmen Survey and complete.• Click on the Home tab. Download and open the CP4 Database Scavenger Hunt• Complete and save to your own folder.• Login to your email account and upload the saved document.• Send the document as an attachment to me at jourdain- jennifer@montytech.net - See instructions.
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×