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Today’s Workshop will Include.. Overview Demonstration Time for Exploration and Questions
What is it? An Aggregator of full-text online reference books (encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, thesauri, factbooks.etc) 600 Titles from 80+ publishers Over 3 million entries More than 300,000 entries More than 200,000 audio files Collection grows monthlyAPA, MLA, Chicago, Harvard Citations on each entry
More Content… Medical dictionaries (help Holiday Festivals and with pronunciation) Celebrations of the world Hutchinson Encyclopedia Anatomy Atlas Latino Literature Dictionary of Literature CIA Worldfact book
Special Features Include… Unique URL’s Topic Pages Resource Links (open door to your other subscribed resources and online card catalog) Easy Access to e-Books in your subject area Concept Map LibGuides
Topic Pages Specially arranged pages on a particular topic One stop shopping – allows you to get topic information from varied reference sources and formats Example: Declaration of Independence DNA Mid-autumn Festival
Scroll down Topic Page to seeJournal Articles, Books, Images, Newsand more…
Unique URL’s Use links directly from page on your assignments, syllabi, reviews, etc. (Mrs. Lynch’s Group Topics)
Concept Maps… Explore a topic visually Get quick information Find related terms Reshape your focus
Ideas for applying Credo to YourClasses/Curriculum… Paste unique URL’s into Provide Reference Books homework, syllabus, curriculum pages. Use Concept Map to initiate and explore research topics Use topic Pages to introduce a topic Use Credo LibGuides to expand research Request a topic page be made Play Six Degrees of Separation with Concept Link to primary source Map documents Example: Mrs. Lynch’s Group Work Topics
Define Key Words and Vocabulary Add unique URL’s of common vocabulary to your assignment pages
Request a Topic PageCredo’s Sales Rep has offeredto take Topic Page Suggestionsfrom us. They have a goal ofadding 1,000 topic pages totheir current collection of10,000.See the example of Mid-Autumn Festival that Irequested for Mrs. Lee’sChinese clas
Use Credo Books in YourSyllabus/Curriculum/LessonplanningMedicine Examples Business Examples
FOR MORE HELP 2-minute How- to’s http://corp.credorefer ence.com/support/training Concept Map /training-videos.html Find a Book Advanced Searching Topic Pages
Explore Research Topics A Comparison of Harry Potter and Macbeth as Tragic Heroes To what extent does the response to Hurricane Katrina expose social behaviors revealing that America has not fully achieved African- American equality An investigation into the cognitive, biological and social-cultural aspects of infatuation in human beings. To What Extent has Society’s View of HIV AIDS been Influenced by the Media Sources of Film, Television, and Theater?
Environmental Systems and Societies: To what extent do the environmental benefits of nuclear power outweigh the harms of its waste?
The Research Process http://library.humboldt.edu/ic/general_competency/kuh lthau.html
The Research Process http://prezi.com/y7-w4b2rqasy/the-research- process/?res_nr=3&sis=2324910777
School Topics Wood sculpture Music Theory Personal Finance + Web Applications Symphonic Movement Richard Wright – “Blackboy” Wind ensemble Homer’s Odyssey Keyboard techniques Steinbeck of Mice and Men Trigonometry E.e. cummings Discrete math Homeostasis Pre-calculus Genetics CAD Tayssachs disease 3-D modeling Anatomy Culinary Arts Space technology Colinization Environmental science Constitutional law Forensic Science Foreign policy