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Lesson 7: Using Books for Research, Part III


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Lesson 7: Using Books for Research, Part III

  1. 1. Using Books for Research III Week 7
  2. 2. OK, now how do I find the book on the shelf???
  3. 3. Find call number in the record
  4. 4. The Psychology of the Simpsons by Alan S. Brown DEWEY DECIMAL 791.4572 LIBRARY OF CONGRESS PN1992.77 .S58 P89 2004
  5. 5. Library of Congress (LC) call numbers PN1992.77 .S58 P89 2004 “Starts with LETTERS, dude!”
  6. 6. LC Call Number Think of an LC call number as having THREE lines: PN1992.77 .S58 P89 2004  LINE 1: PN1992.77 LINE 2: .S58 P89 LINE 3: 2004
  7. 7. Look at Location
  8. 8. • Figure out which FLOOR the book is on • Books are shelved in call number order – Top to bottom – Left to right Finding books on the shelf
  9. 9. Accessing eBooks • Will have EB in call number • Will say [electronic resource] in title • Will say Electronic Resources • May say ebrary on catalog record • Will have tiny URL in bottom right
  10. 10. ebrary screen with eBook
  11. 11. How to Limit for eBooks Default Search Limit to Electronic Resources
  12. 12. Results: eBooks and eJournals