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EBSCOhost Databases (Academic Search Premier)

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EBSCOhost Databases (Academic Search Premier)

  1. 1. Koichi Inoue Subject Librarian (English Literature, Film,Theatre and Media Studies) Academic Search Premier
  2. 2. Academic Search Premier
  3. 3. Other EBSCO databases
  4. 4. Personal Sign In
  5. 5. With your personal account You can: Save and retrieve your search history Organize your research with folders Share your folders with others View others' folders Create email alerts and/or RSS feeds Save preferences Gain access to your saved research remotely
  6. 6. 3 minute challenge Create your personal account with EBSCOhost
  7. 7. Folder access
  8. 8. Folder view
  9. 9. Add to folder
  10. 10. Select a folder
  11. 11. Create your folder (MDIA408)
  12. 12. Alert/Save/Share
  13. 13. Preliminary searching
  14. 14. Browse the results
  15. 15. Examine the full record
  16. 16. Using subject terms in search terms
  17. 17. Synonyms and Truncations Film, Cinema, Motion Pictures? TV, Television, Broadcasting? Find the right keyword in the database Multiculture, Multicultural, Multiculturalism? Use truncation symbol (usually *) ex. Multicultur*
  18. 18. Full Text icon/Add to folder icon
  19. 19. Article Linker
  20. 20. Unsuccessful article linking
  21. 21. Multiple database searching
  22. 22. Selecting other databases
  23. 23. Refine your results
  24. 24. Undo the limit
  25. 25. 5 minute challenge Search for journal articles on your topic. Limit your search to articles that are peer-reviewed and published in the last 10 years. Save one article with PDF full text to your folder.
  26. 26. Book searching
  27. 27. Limit by Publication Type

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