Why Should I Use a Library Database for Research

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  • This is so sad that a librarian would cite Google for her images. google isn't the source of the photos, go back and fnd the source and cite those.
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Why Should I Use a Library Database for Research

  1. 1. Why Should I Use A Library Database For Research? Compiled by Ms Boyd, Library Media Specialist All presentation images are courtesy of Google
  2. 2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2GMtIuaNzU
  3. 3. Wikipedia Members/users of this online encyclopedia are allowed to edit content. Some posts on this popular site are not reviewed by an editor for accuracy. Some users/members enjoy posting false information. Wikipedia is not the best ‘primary source’ to use when conducting research.
  4. 4. Google you need to complete a accurate research paper. Google gives you a lot of what you don’t want. Information provided through a Google search may be outdated. Some of the results from a Google search lack credibility and authority of subject matter.
  5. 5. Citing Sources Is Easy When You Use A Library Database
  6. 6. Keyword Search
  7. 7. CHICAGO VIOLENCE Identify keywords that can be used for research Chi-Town Gentrification Chicago neighborhoods Cease Fire Unemployment rate Jobs for teens Families/fathers Safe passage High School Chi-Raq A-A Males Police Chicago Athletes Chicago Entertainers Gang initiation Drug trade The Wild 100’s Gun Control
  8. 8. phillips.cps.k12.il.us

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