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Sociology
270
Tiffini Travis
Contains the databases: SocIndex, Sociological Abstracts, Psycinfo and ERIC
ONESEARCH
Does not contain DATA
Qualitative
Use both Quantitative and
Qualitative methodologies
in the same study
Mixed Method
Photo by Kaysse - Creative Commons Attribution License https://www.flickr.com/photos/29862505@N08 Created with Haiku Deck
Pick your topicImpact of library usage on GPA
What are the main issues?
Think of terms and variables that
characterize your thesis topic.
Think about what discipline in...
Use this to connect
different variables. For
example: critical thinking
and library use
and
Library or book store
Use this to look for root
endings. For example:
librar* looks for library,
libraries, librarians
cUse this to search for
phrases. For example:
“library usage”
DATABASES
LET’S SEARCH
Photo by ion-bogdan dumitrescu - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License https://www.flickr.com/photos/58055760...
ASA Formatting
Common Citation Errors.
1. Part of the citation is in ALL CAPS
2. Every Word Of The Article Title Is Capitalized (APA only...
Fixing the Errors.
1. Change any words that are all caps
2. Make the appropriate words lower case (APA)
3. Italicize the J...
Ctrl + T *
Creates paragraphs
with hanging indents
in Microsoft Word.
Command for Mac
*
Photo by John Carleton - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License https://www.flickr.com/photos/60717...
Photo by Jpek - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License https://www.flickr.com/photos/95126063@N00 C...
Photo by Hammonton Photography - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License https://www.flickr.com/photos/25880282...
Sociology 270 final
Sociology 270 final
Sociology 270 final
Sociology 270 final
Sociology 270 final
Sociology 270 final
Sociology 270 final
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Sociology 270 final

  1. 1. Sociology 270 Tiffini Travis
  2. 2. Contains the databases: SocIndex, Sociological Abstracts, Psycinfo and ERIC ONESEARCH
  3. 3. Does not contain DATA Qualitative
  4. 4. Use both Quantitative and Qualitative methodologies in the same study Mixed Method
  5. 5. Photo by Kaysse - Creative Commons Attribution License https://www.flickr.com/photos/29862505@N08 Created with Haiku Deck
  6. 6. Pick your topicImpact of library usage on GPA
  7. 7. What are the main issues? Think of terms and variables that characterize your thesis topic. Think about what discipline in addition to sociology would research your topic. Think of what type of research is required.
  8. 8. Use this to connect different variables. For example: critical thinking and library use and
  9. 9. Library or book store
  10. 10. Use this to look for root endings. For example: librar* looks for library, libraries, librarians
  11. 11. cUse this to search for phrases. For example: “library usage”
  12. 12. DATABASES LET’S SEARCH
  13. 13. Photo by ion-bogdan dumitrescu - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License https://www.flickr.com/photos/58055760@N00 Created with Haiku Deck
  14. 14. ASA Formatting
  15. 15. Common Citation Errors. 1. Part of the citation is in ALL CAPS 2. Every Word Of The Article Title Is Capitalized (APA only) 3. The journal title is not italicized 4. The ending page number for your article is missing 5. There is no hanging indent Before
  16. 16. Fixing the Errors. 1. Change any words that are all caps 2. Make the appropriate words lower case (APA) 3. Italicize the Journal Title 4. Look at the PDF of your document and find the ending page number 5. Create a hanging indent After
  17. 17. Ctrl + T * Creates paragraphs with hanging indents in Microsoft Word. Command for Mac *
  18. 18. Photo by John Carleton - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License https://www.flickr.com/photos/60717073@N00 Created with Haiku Deck
  19. 19. Photo by Jpek - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License https://www.flickr.com/photos/95126063@N00 Created with Haiku Deck
  20. 20. Photo by Hammonton Photography - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License https://www.flickr.com/photos/25880282@N04 Created with Haiku Deck

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