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The Research Plan
 
 
<ul><li>Library of Congress  </li></ul><ul><li>Main Reading Room </li></ul>
<ul><li>Punch Card, Punch Card Machine,  </li></ul><ul><li>Microform machine </li></ul>
<ul><li>CD Rom </li></ul>
<ul><li>What did research cost?  </li></ul><ul><li>$2.62 for 8.7 minutes  </li></ul><ul><li>(That’s $15.15/hour) </li></ul>
<ul><li>More databases available </li></ul>
 
 
Exciting Not Exciting
http://failblog.org/2008/06/24/playground-fail/
<ul><li>State your thesis/goal/whatever. </li></ul><ul><li>Identify the key ideas. </li></ul><ul><li>Brainstorm alternate ...
<ul><li>I want to purchase blue suede shoes. </li></ul>
<ul><li>BioTech examples </li></ul>
 
 
<ul><li>Basic database searching: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Selecting the right place to search </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Usi...
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BioTech BiblioBytes

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A short presentation on preparing to do research.

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BioTech BiblioBytes

  1. 1. The Research Plan
  2. 4. <ul><li>Library of Congress </li></ul><ul><li>Main Reading Room </li></ul>
  3. 5. <ul><li>Punch Card, Punch Card Machine, </li></ul><ul><li>Microform machine </li></ul>
  4. 6. <ul><li>CD Rom </li></ul>
  5. 7. <ul><li>What did research cost? </li></ul><ul><li>$2.62 for 8.7 minutes </li></ul><ul><li>(That’s $15.15/hour) </li></ul>
  6. 8. <ul><li>More databases available </li></ul>
  7. 11. Exciting Not Exciting
  8. 12. http://failblog.org/2008/06/24/playground-fail/
  9. 13. <ul><li>State your thesis/goal/whatever. </li></ul><ul><li>Identify the key ideas. </li></ul><ul><li>Brainstorm alternate words for the key ideas. </li></ul><ul><li>Write up a search plan. </li></ul>
  10. 14. <ul><li>I want to purchase blue suede shoes. </li></ul>
  11. 15. <ul><li>BioTech examples </li></ul>
  12. 18. <ul><li>Basic database searching: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Selecting the right place to search </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Using boolean, truncation and wildcard searching </li></ul></ul>

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