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  1. 1.<br />English 101 Assignment Research Tips<br />
  2. 2. Where to Search?<br />Library Catalog<br />Databases: Proquest, Gale Reference Library.<br /> Off Campus Users: Access Rio<br />Other Libraries: LAPL, Google Books<br />Archives<br />Newspapers<br />Magazines & Scholarly Journals<br />
  3. 3. Library Catalog<br />
  4. 4. Library Catalog<br />
  5. 5. Access Rio<br />Accessible through Rio Hondo Homepage or library home page. <br />For off campus database users<br />Click on the library tab to access databases.<br />
  6. 6. Newspapers<br />
  7. 7. Archives<br />Library Of Congress<br /><br />View Newspaper Pages from District of Columbia (Only till 1922) <br />Select Date Range<br />
  8. 8. Archives (Continued)<br />Smithsonian Museum<br /><br />Keyword Search<br />(Example: Homosexuals)<br />
  9. 9. Archives (Continued)<br />Lesbian and Gay Archives<br />626 N. Robertson Blvd.<br />West Hollywood, CA 90069<br /><br />
  10. 10. Search Strategies<br />Use keywords<br />Use subject terms<br />Look at bibliographic record & subject headings.<br />Browse the database for the list of subjects<br />Browse publications by title<br />
  11. 11. Useful Tips<br />Check out other Lib Guides for English 101<br />Read the Library Handouts<br />Do you Google? Beware! Learn to distinguish between legitimate and illegitimate sources.<br />Choose peer-reviewed articles<br />Distinguish between magazines vs. scholarly journals<br />Use MLA to cite sources. <br />