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Tourism resources and how to access them 2011

  1. 1. Library and IT SupportResources and how to access them<br />Covering:-<br /><ul><li>Library Catalogue.
  2. 2. Using databases to find articles.
  3. 3. Focussing on full text articles, ie. those to which </li></ul> Middlesex University Library subscribes. <br /><ul><li>Library Subject Guides.</li></ul>Judy McSorley ~ Liaison Librarian for Tourism 2011<br />
  4. 4. Library and IT Support Web Pagehttp://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/study/library/<br />Start from UniHub to link to Library and IT under the Your study tab. <br />
  5. 5. Library and IT Support Web Page <br />Scroll down the screen to Study and Research Resources<br />These are the most useful resources for Literature Searching<br />
  6. 6. myUniHubfor alternative access to the catalogue etc.Logging in here enables access to electronic resources without further authentication.<br />
  7. 7. myUniHub<br />
  8. 8. Using the Library Catalogue<br />Use A-Z Title search when the title is known<br />
  9. 9. Using the Library Catalogue<br />Details of all copies are shown, click to Request item<br />
  10. 10. Using the Library Catalogue<br />For Library Catalogue only:- <br />Borrower ID = student number & Pin = date of birth<br />Log in to My Account in the same way for Renewing loans<br />
  11. 11. Using the Library Catalogue<br />Select from which campus to collect the book<br />
  12. 12. Using the Library Catalogue<br />Title Keyword search works as a Subject search, or for use when unsure of full title. Other Keyword searches are available eg. Journal Keyword<br />
  13. 13. Using the Library Catalogue<br />
  14. 14. Library & IT Support Web Pages<br />To conduct a full literature search use an appropriate database: <br />
  15. 15. Library & IT Support Web Pages<br />Business Source Complete <br />is the main database for Tourism. <br />
  16. 16. For more in depth literature searching –plan your search<br /><ul><li>Think about the search terms or keywords
  17. 17. Arrange into broader  narrower terms
  18. 18. Consider any alternative terms or spellings: eg. tourism/travel ; program/programme</li></li></ul><li>Business Source Complete<br />Using Databases like B.S.C.<br />Remember:<br />Looking for articles on heritage tourism management<br />What keywords might you use?<br />As well as the 3 obvious ones.........<br />culture ? history?<br /> travel? holidays? leisure? <br /> sustainability?<br />
  19. 19. Business Source Complete<br />
  20. 20. Business Source Complete<br />Now add “and management”<br />
  21. 21. Business Source Complete<br />
  22. 22. Business Source Complete<br />Remember:<br />Start search with fairly broad terms <br />and then gradually refine or limit <br />by adding in more terms one by one<br />or by using the preset Limiters eg<br />date range<br />peer reviewed/scholarly articles<br />Full text articles<br />
  23. 23. Business Source Complete<br />
  24. 24. Business Source Complete<br />The Full Text Article<br />
  25. 25. Summon the new single search discovery service from the main Library and IT Support page or My Library within myUniHubandalso linked from the library catalogue<br />
  26. 26. Summon Search for heritage tourism as before, then limit to Journal Article <br />
  27. 27. Summon - reducing to full text journal articles, still over 9,000. ....Refine with another keyword - management<br />
  28. 28. Summonadd “and management” make sure Journal Article is selected and you can also tick for “tourism” under Subject Terms. Click for the online full text article <br />
  29. 29. SummonFull text article<br />
  30. 30. Finally - Library Subject Guides<br />Remember - Tourism resources and guidance together http://libguides.mdx.ac.uk/tou<br />
  31. 31. Finally - Library Subject Guides<br />Including this PowerPoint and other information about accessing resources http://libguides.mdx.ac.uk/tou<br />

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