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Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
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Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
Information Strategies In Speech Communications MLA
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  • Welcome to Information Strategies in Speech
  • Objectives
  • What is information literacy?
  • Steps in Effective Research
  • Questions to think about…
  • Questions to think about…
  • Questions to think about…
  • Information Quality
  • Primary vs. Secondary Sources
  • Popular vs. Scholarly Journals
  • Examples of Primary vs. Secondary Sources
  • Edison State College Online Catalog
  • APA Citation Style
  • Parts of an online article citation
  • Parts of an online database citation
  • Book source citation
  • Any questions???
  • References
  • Transcript

    • 1. Information Strategies in Speech
      Phenessa A. Jones, MSLS
      Campus Director, Learning Resources
    • 2. OBJECTIVES
      Today, you will:
      Define Information Literacy
      Identify steps in Effective Research
      Determine questions to think about before evaluating
      Review CARS Evaluating Sources Checklist
      Primary Vs. Secondary Sources
      Edison Online Catalog
      Examine arrangement of MLA Works Cited Page
      Open Discussion
    • 3. WHAT IS INFORMATION LITERACY?
      The ability to find, retrieve, analyze, use, and communicate information.
      ~Association of College & Research Libraries, 2000
    • 4. STEPS IN EFFECTIVE RESEARCH
      Step 5: Communicate the information
      (Evaluation)
      (Synthesis)
      Step 4: Organize the information
      (Synthesis)
      Step 3: Evaluate the information
      (Use of Information)
      Step 2: Find the information
      (Location & Access)
      (Information-Seeking Strategies)
      Step 1: Define the need
      (Task Definition)
    • 5. QUESTIONS TO THINK ABOUT…
      How will you know if the information is:
      • Correct?
      • 6. Up-to-Date?
      • 7. Written by someone who knows the subject?
    • Que
      QUESTIONS TO THINK ABOUT…
      What are the best sources of information to investigate and explore for your answers?
      Almanacs
      Magazines
      Webcast
    • 8. QUESTIONS TO THINK ABOUT…
      What online databases(s) will you use to investigate and gather your information?
      Academic
      Search Complete
      AmericaSNewspapers
    • 9. INFORMATION QUALITY
      CARS Checklist:
      Credibility
      Accuracy
      Reliability
      Support
    • 10. PRIMARY VS. SECONDARY
      Primary sources are records of events like diaries, poems, court records, interviews, letters or sets of data, such as census statistics.
      In most cases you will use secondary sources such as books and articles.
    • 11. POPULAR VS. SCHOLARLY
    • 12. PRIMARY VS. SECONDARY SOURCES
      EXAMPLES
    • 13. EDISON ONLINE CATALOG
      • Includes Books, eBooks, Journals, and A/V Titles
      • 14. Searchable by Author, Title, Subject, or Keyword
      • 15. Make sure the default is Edison State College
      • 16. You do not need to log in to search; However, you do need to log in to view fines and fees, place holds, access e-books, etc.
      http://www.edison.edu/library/
    • 17. SUBJECT-SPECIFIC CITATION STYLE
      MLA
      Literature, Arts, and Humanities
      Gibaldi, Joseph. MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers. 7th ed. New York: Mod. Lang. Assoc., 2009. Print.
      http://www.mla.org
    • 18. PARTS OF AN ONLINE ARTICLE CITATION
    • 19. PARTS OF AN ONLINE DATABASE CITATION
      Berger, James D. and Helmut J. Schmidt. “Regulation of Macronuclear
      DNA Content in Paramecium Tetraurelia.” The Journal of Cell Biology
      76.1 (1978): 116-126. JSTOR. Web. 20 Nov. 2008.
      • Last Name, First Name. Middle Initial.
      • 20. “Title of article.”
      • 21. Title of Online Periodical, Volume Number (issue number if available. (Date of publication): Page Numbers. Database Name.
      • 22. Publication Medium. Date of Access.
    • BOOK SOURCE CITATION
      Carré, John le. The Tailor of Panama. New
      York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. Print.
      • Author (last name first). First name and middle name initials.
      • 23. Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitles (italics).
      • 24. Location (nearest your state): Publisher, Published Year. Medium of Publication.
    • ANY QUESTIONS???
    • 25. REFERENCES
      The Copyright Society of the USA (2006.) Copyright basics.The Copyright Society of the USA. Retrieved November 15, 2006, fromhttp://www.copyrightkids.org/cbasicsframes.htm.
      Big6 (2002). Florida state language arts standards with Big6 skills. Retrieved July 29, 2008, from Big6 Web site: http://www.big6.com/2002/04/25/florida-state-language-arts-standards- aligned-with-big6%E2%84%A2-skills/
      Delaney, R. (2006). Citation styles for research paper. B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library. Retrieved November 15, 2006, fromhttp://www.liu.edu/cwis/cwp/library/workshop/citation.htm.
      Syracuse University School of Information Studies .(2006). How doesyour websitemeasureup? Syracuse University Center for Digital Literacy. 2006. Retrieved October 13, 2006 , from http://digital-literacy.syr.edu/resources/webmac.shtml#.
      ImagineEasy Solution. (2000). EasyBib - Free automaticbibliographycomposer.EasyBib. Retrieved October 6, 2006, from http://www.easybib.com.
      Valenza, J. (2006). Plagiarism vs. documentation.Springfield Township HS Virtual Library. RetrievedNovember 15, 2006, from http://mciunix.mciu.k12.pa.us/~spjvweb/plagdoc.html.

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