Stage 2 Animal Science:Finding information for your assignmentsJulia Robinson, Assistant Librarian for SAgE               ...
Overview Today:    Finding information for your assignments          Search strategies          Library Search       ...
Different kinds of information                                Books                   Internet                  Ebooks    ...
Information overload?                        University Library
Search strategy • Logical                                  • Broad and   connectors                                 narrow...
Identifying keywords activity  “The impact of animal welfare policies on farming”                                         ...
Keywords – an example  “The impact of animal welfare policies on farming” Impact         Animal           Welfare        F...
Move on to where, when and how  Identify information need  Set scope and limits  Use appropriate sources effectively      ...
Choosing and using Library resourcesLibrary Search• Books, ebooks, journal articles, eprintsSubject databases• Journal art...
Improved searching with Library Searchhttp://libsearch.ncl.ac.uk                                     Includes data from th...
Understanding databases                      Database:       Database:   EJ Collection:  Single publisher                 ...
Specialist resourcesGovernment/official publications and legislation• Environmental Management• Lexis Library• Official we...
Recommended resources for your subject   http://libguides.ncl.ac.uk/animal                                         Univers...
Our electronic                  RAS – Remote Applicationresources are    Service https://ras.ncl.ac.uk/available anytime, ...
Can’t find what you need?  Reserve via Library Search  Books on Time  Inter Library Loan (ILL)                            ...
Help and support  http://libguides.ncl.ac.uk/animal                                      University Library
Activities for today – explore resourcesLibrary Search    Scopus       Lexis Library                                      ...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Stage 2 animal science finding info

333

Published on

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

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
333
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/marylkayoe/5214250026/
  • Stage 2 animal science finding info

    1. 1. Stage 2 Animal Science:Finding information for your assignmentsJulia Robinson, Assistant Librarian for SAgE University Library
    2. 2. Overview Today:  Finding information for your assignments  Search strategies  Library Search  Databases and e-journals  Specialist resources Next week:  Referencing and EndNote  Good practice guidelines for referencing  Introduction to EndNote University Library
    3. 3. Different kinds of information Books Internet Ebooks Journal Maps articles Information resources Government Newspapers reports Conference Standards papers Theses University Library
    4. 4. Information overload? University Library
    5. 5. Search strategy • Logical • Broad and connectors narrow terms (AND, OR, • Related terms NOT) • Synonyms • Truncation HOW • Spellings (conserv*, WHAT Search wom?n) Keywords techniques WHERE WHEN Appropriate Limits • By date sources • By language • Books • By type • Journals • Newspapers • Statistics • Official docs University Library
    6. 6. Identifying keywords activity “The impact of animal welfare policies on farming” University Library
    7. 7. Keywords – an example “The impact of animal welfare policies on farming” Impact Animal Welfare Farming Farms/ Effect Livestock Care Farmers Agricultural Influence Ruminant Maintenance industry Cow/ pig/ Livestock Impression Rights sheep/ chicken breeders Consequence Conditions Rural industry University Library
    8. 8. Move on to where, when and how Identify information need Set scope and limits Use appropriate sources effectively University Library
    9. 9. Choosing and using Library resourcesLibrary Search• Books, ebooks, journal articles, eprintsSubject databases• Journal articles and conference papersSpecialist resources• Government publications, market data, law and regulations, newspaper content University Library
    10. 10. Improved searching with Library Searchhttp://libsearch.ncl.ac.uk Includes data from the Library catalogue and a range of electronic resources Full and mo Full & mobile views Warning! Not all our resources are covered by Library Search University Library
    11. 11. Understanding databases Database: Database: EJ Collection: Single publisher Multi- Subject publisher specific Scopus Science Direct CAB Abstracts Web of Knowledge Passport GMID Lexis Library Easy to use Cover many subjects Not usually Frequently full-text full-text Not usually full-text Look for the Only one publisher Look for the button button University Library
    12. 12. Specialist resourcesGovernment/official publications and legislation• Environmental Management• Lexis Library• Official websites (e.g. http://www.defra.gov.uk/)Newspaper coverage• Lexis LibraryMarket data and statistics• Passport GMID• OECD iLibrary University Library
    13. 13. Recommended resources for your subject http://libguides.ncl.ac.uk/animal University Library
    14. 14. Our electronic RAS – Remote Applicationresources are Service https://ras.ncl.ac.uk/available anytime, anywhere Use Library Resources folder Library Web pages & Library Guide for Animal Science
    15. 15. Can’t find what you need? Reserve via Library Search Books on Time Inter Library Loan (ILL) University Library
    16. 16. Help and support http://libguides.ncl.ac.uk/animal University Library
    17. 17. Activities for today – explore resourcesLibrary Search Scopus Lexis Library University Library
    1. Gostou de algum slide específico?

      Recortar slides é uma maneira fácil de colecionar informações para acessar mais tarde.

    ×