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WS 280

  1. 1. WS 280 Global Women Library Session with Jane Nichols, Women Studies Librarian
  2. 2. Most helpful research tool <ul><li>Internet search engine (Google, Yahoo) </li></ul><ul><li>Library catalog </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Academic Search Premier/Ebsco </li></ul><ul><li>Mine’s not listed here  </li></ul>
  3. 3. Outline of Session <ul><li>Finding INGO’s </li></ul><ul><li>Our group has our INGO, where/how do I find authoritative/scholarly resources about it? </li></ul><ul><li>Where do we look for other sources to round out our paper? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Finding INGO’s <ul><li>Internet </li></ul><ul><li>Library web page for course </li></ul>
  5. 5. Finding Authoritative/Scholarly Resources <ul><li>Catalogs </li></ul><ul><li>Article Databases </li></ul><ul><li>Other options: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google scholar </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bibliography </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Improving Search Strategies <ul><li>Quotes for phrases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ cuban women” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Terminology </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ women in cuba” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ cuban women” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Search each concept independently; combine with and. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(women and health and cuba </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Where do I look for other sources to round out my paper? <ul><li>Newspapers </li></ul><ul><li>Statistics </li></ul>
  8. 8. Questions? <ul><li>Contact me: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Jane Nichols </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>541.737.7269 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Thanks! </li></ul>Book image courtesy of: .