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  • 1. How to find books & articles for your research Library Training Session or what to do when fails you
  • 2. Sophie van der Walt Subject Librarian: Faculties: Economic & Financial Services Management
      •  (011) 559 2641
      •  [email_address]
      • Office hours: 7:00 – 15:30
      • Training: By Appointment
  • 3. So where is the information then?
    • In journals
    • using the UJ databases
    • Print/Email/Save
    • In text books
    • look for it in the UJLink Catalogue
    • 16 for 30 days
  • 5. Finding books in the Library
  • 6. Finding books in the Library If you know the TITLE of the book, click on the link If you have the ISBN number of the BOOK If you know the AUTHOR click on the link If you know the JOURNAL the article was published in The DEFAULT SEARCH is the Keyword Search
  • 7. Finding books in the Library Using the TITLE
  • 8. Finding books in the Library
  • 9. Finding books in the Library
  • 10. You can view the table of contents:
  • 11. If the book is out
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  • 13. If the book is at another campus: You can request the book via an Inter Campus Loan ~ APK will fetch the book at Bunting and you can take it out/return it at the APK library. Turn around time: 3 days
  • 14. Renew books
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  • 17. Articles in Databases Click on the Databases link
  • 18. Articles in Databases
  • 19. Articles in Databases Management, HR management, Quality, Marketing, Operations and production, Accounting & finance, and Information Management Business Source Premier : Marketing, Management, MIS, POM, Accounting, Finance And Economics. MarketLine: Company profiles Industry Profiles; Country Profiles Includes extensive coverage of management, finance, economics, and other subjects.
  • 20. Scroll down to the “ B ”s Articles in Databases
  • 21. Articles in Databases Click on Business Source Premier
  • 22. Articles in Databases To access the databases, please enter your surname, student number and PIN
  • 23. Articles in Databases Click on the title Business Source Premier
  • 24. Articles in Databases Click on Advanced Search
  • 25. You can refine the results to Academic journals only, as well as to a date range Type in your keywords (separate concepts with an AND) and click on Search Articles in Databases
  • 26. Articles in Databases For the full article , click on the FULL TEXT link You can change the date range by sliding the scale
  • 27. Articles in Databases Remember: Use the Print/Save functionality of the pdf NOT of windows
  • 28. Articles in Databases – with no full text Click on A-Z list to see if the article is available in another database in full text
  • 29. Articles in Databases
    • To find the full text of the article, go to A-Z list on the databases
    • Type in your journal title
    • If the library has the journal, click on the database name and it will take you directly to the journal
  • 30. Articles in Databases Click on the year, volume & issue to access the article
  • 31. Articles in Databases Click on the full text link
  • 32. Recap
    • UJ databases
    • BOOKS
    • UJLinK Catalogue
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  • 34. Scroll to the bottom of the screen for the power point
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