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Exph 3401 (2)

  1. 1. EXPH 3201 Research Design Dr. Ed Potkanowicz Traci Welch Moritz Public Services Librarian Assistant Professor Heterick Memorial Library
  2. 2. GOALS, next 3 classes • Research strategy • Resources • Bibliographic Citation Software • Identify best resources to begin search
  3. 3. At the Library homepage, click on Research Guides How am I going to remember everything you are going to tell me?
  4. 4. Research Guide
  5. 5. Annotated Bibliography 4 Literature Review • Allows you to see what is out there • Helps you narrow your topic and discard any irrelevant materials • Aids in developing the thesis • Makes you a better scholar
  6. 6. Bibliographic Citation Software • REFWORKS
  7. 7. What should I do first? • Finding the right search term • Start big and then use patterns you see in the results list to narrow your topic • Most resources will have built into their system a “thesaurus” or “subject” or suggested topics links, use them • Ask a librarian or your professor for suggestions
  8. 8. Effect of Ramadan related fasting practices on hydration status of Muslim high school football players
  9. 9. • SEARCH • Catalogs • POLAR • OhioLINK • Databases • General • Subject Specific
  10. 10. • Currency * The timeliness of the information. • Relevance/Coverage *The depth and importance of the information. • Authority *The source of the information. • Accuracy *The reliability of the information. • Purpose/Objectivity *The possible bias present in the information. *The CRAAP acronym and descriptions are from Meriam Library at California State University Chico. Used with permission.
  11. 11. So what about Google Scholar!? ONU buys Full-text database OhioLINK Permits Google to link to full-text Google asks to link to content ONU user sees licensed full-text articles Run Google Search Note: If working off campus user sees only citation to articles not full text. See Research Guide for how to on accessing Google Scholar off campus
  12. 12. SEARCH
  13. 13. What is included? • POLAR • Article-level searching for all EBSCO databases • Article-level searching for a variety of other databases: JSTOR, Hoover’s, AccessPharmacy, etc. • Title-level searching for most other databases: IEEE, CIAO, Proquest Nursing & Allied Health • OhioLink central catalog
  14. 14. Results: Full Text, Polar
  15. 15. Results: OhioLink
  16. 16. Results: Find It @ ONU
  17. 17. Results: ILL
  18. 18. Facets: Limit Your Results
  19. 19. Things to Remember • Facets are your Friend: After you search, limit your results to what you really want • A tool not a solution: This is not the solution to everything • Ask the librarians for help • There will still be some small changes coming
  20. 20. DEFINING YOUR TOPIC BACKGROUND RESEARCH If needed, you will want to get an overview of your topic. Reference works can help as well as general books.
  21. 21. ONU ID is Library card EVA Eva Maglott 00021559801 Eva Maglott Please use all digits in your student ID number.
  22. 22. Find a Book -- POLAR
  23. 23. Books - Shortcuts Hold on, I’ve got an idea!
  24. 24. Find a Book -- POLAR
  25. 25. Subject Search • Exercise Physiology Find a Book -- POLAR
  26. 26. Find a Book -- POLAR • Keyword Search
  27. 27. Find a Book -- OhioLINK
  28. 28. Find a Book -- OhioLINK a
  29. 29. End of Class 1 Questions?
  30. 30. DEFINING YOUR TOPIC BACKGROUND RESEARCH DETAILED RESEARCH With a basic understanding of your topic, it is time to get more detail
  31. 31. • Often tools for locating journal and newspaper articles • Most are subject-specific, some multi-disciplinary • Many give access to full text of articles • Specific titles may be searched via • Heterick has 250+
  32. 32. • Research Databases (for off campus access, click on the “off-campus access” flag and log in ) • MEDLINE with Full Text • PubMed • SPORTDiscus with Full Text • Proquest Nursing and Allied Health Journals • Health Source : Nursing/Academic Edition
  33. 33. • Medline Plus with full text
  34. 34. • PUBMED
  35. 35. SportDiscus with Full Text
  36. 36. Health Source
  37. 37. ProQuest Nursing
  38. 38. Searching by specific journal title 1. At front page click on journal finder tab and type in title of journal 2. Click on database to access journal 3. Click on “Connect to Full Text”
  39. 39. 4. Click on “Search within this publication” 5. Type in search terms
  40. 40. You can cut and paste from most any source, so just fill in all the lines you can. ISSN is the unique number every periodical is assigned so it’s great if you can include that in your request. Be sure to only use the print ISSN, not the on-line ISSN.
  42. 42. http://www.onu.edu/library/ Reference librarians on duty 8a-4:30p, 6-9p Monday – Thursday, 8a-4:30p Friday and 10a-3:30p Sundays, One-on-one sessions available by appointment Email reference@onu.edu or t-moritz@onu.edu Phone 2473 (Prof Moritz) Phone 2185 (Reference desk)