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Coun 631

  1. 1. Florence Tang Research Services Librarian for Social Sciences 678-547-6261 tang_fy@mercer.edu Introduction to School Counseling
  2. 2. Cornell University Library definition of a reference librarian http://www.library.cornell.edu/olinuris/ref/research/vocab.html Reference Librarian Reference librarians are specialists in the field of information retrieval. Generally they have a Masters degree in library science… They are available at reference desks to help you find the information you are looking for.
  3. 3. Questions? Ask Reference! (678) 547-6282 (Atlanta) library_reference@mercer.edu Reference Hours M - Th 9AM-9PM F 9AM-6PM Sat 10AM-6PM Sun 1PM-9PM Add askmercer as your buddy!
  4. 4. Printer Email Address print@printme.com
  5. 5. Tonight’s Presentation  Popular vs. Scholarly Journals  Library guide for class  Library catalog  PsycINFO  Citation manager  Other databases  Game with prizes!
  6. 6. Remember to start your research early. Not everything can be found full-text online or at all hours. o Interlibrary Loan o Interlibrary Use o Print copies of books and journals. o Reference Librarian
  7. 7. “Scholarly” Journals  They contain articles describing new research or ideas written in a formal manner that includes background information, methods used, results/interpretation and significance.  Degrees attained and institutional affiliations are often included by the authors’ names.  Always cite their sources in the form of footnotes or bibliographies  Research articles are peer-reviewed
  8. 8. Both are considered scholarly
  9. 9. PsycINFO
  10. 10. Do not  Share your password or MUID with others.  Upload an article to a webpage that others can access.  Copy and paste sections of an article into your paper without using quotations.
  11. 11. http://departments.mercer.edu/arc/atlanta_schedule.html
  12. 12. Kahoot.it contest with prizes for winners! kahoot.it
  13. 13. END

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