Grade 7 Research Tutorial 2007

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This presentation is designed to introduce grade 7 students to the services and resources available at the Hamilton Public Library with a focus on research.

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Grade 7 Research Tutorial 2007

  1. 1. Research Tutorial
  2. 2. Your Library Card Every person who lives, works or goes to school in Hamilton has the right to their own Hamilton Public Library card. Your library card is your key to: • Borrowing from the library • Accessing online resources • Digital Audio Books • free internet access
  3. 3. Great Books For Teens
  4. 4. Someth ing for everyo ne
  5. 5. Over 1.5 million things to borrow including: nes gazi vels Ma ic No • h Grap • anga •M DVDs • CDs • dio E-Au •
  6. 6. t wha Find d ne e you
  7. 7. y ar r Lib e gu e o Th al t Ca
  8. 8. Choose an index and enter your search terms.
  9. 9. When you find something you want to borrow, Place a request for it.
  10. 10. Enter your library card number and PIN ...
  11. 11. ... and select the branch where you will pick up your item.
  12. 12. Catalo • Enter the item’s exact title if gue Tips you know it. For example: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  13. 13. Catalo • Enter the item’s exact title if gue Tips you know it. For example: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince • If you know the author’s full name, type the last name first: Cabot, Meg
  14. 14. Catalo • Enter the item’s exact title if gue Tips you know it. For example: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince • If you know the author’s full name, type the last name first: Cabot, Meg • If you are not sure of the exact author , title or subject heading use an Any Keyword search.
  15. 15. Catalo • Enter the item’s exact title if gue Tips you know it. For example: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince • If you know the author’s full name, type the last name first: Cabot, Meg • If you are not sure of the exact author , title or subject heading use an Any Keyword search. • combine keywords with formats, such as DVD, video, and cd-rom.
  16. 16. Looking for Newspaper, magazine, or encyclopedia articles?
  17. 17. Stuf f yo just u can get ’t ee All fr r on Goo u with yo Looking for gle ! y librar card! Newspaper, magazine, or encyclopedia articles? Use the library’s online database subscriptions to find: Magazines - newspapers - Local information Pictures - maps - Videos
  18. 18. ‘All in one’ Search First Selec t ‘databaseS ’
  19. 19. ‘All in your d one’ ter car IN ... En ary Search nd P libr er a numb
  20. 20. est ‘All in he b one’ ck t ... P i ry tego Search ca
  21. 21. ‘All in ur r yo t one’ te ... En , selec Search c topi text’ ... ‘full
  22. 22. ‘All in the one’ See ! ... lts resu Search
  23. 23. Type a keyword or phrase Or in the search box. Search Select a source. one databa se i.e. do you want an article, a video, a picture etc.?
  24. 24. Intern et Tips
  25. 25. Try it o ut!
  26. 26. You can’t believe everything you read online! Who is the author? • Are the facts correct? • Is the website trying to sell something? • When was the site last updated? • Beware of plagiarism! Find help and cite all of your sources: www.hpl.ca/Teens/TeenGothomework.htm#copyright
  27. 27. Teen Programs & Events
  28. 28. http://hplteenspace.blogspot.com/ Get the latest event update s on the HPL Teen Bl og
  29. 29. Ex Yo pre s ur se s lf !
  30. 30. Ex Yo pre s ur se s lf ! Earn volunteer hours!
  31. 31. Ex Yo pre s ur se s lf Do ! ng! ethi Som Earn volunteer hours!
  32. 32. w! Ne The 1st Tuesday of every month from 7:00-8:30 at Central Library Check the HPL Teen Blog for other gaming events
  33. 33. We are here to help. PLEASE ASK!!!

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