How to find books & articles for your research   MCom Training Session or  what to do when  fails you
Sophie van der Walt Subject Librarian:   Faculties: Economic & Financial Services Management <ul><ul><li>   (011) 559 264...
Your Research Process ...?
So where is the information then? <ul><li>In journals </li></ul><ul><li>using the UJ databases </li></ul><ul><li>Print/Ema...
FINDING BOOKS
Finding books in the Library
Finding books in the Library
Finding books in the Library If you know the TITLE of the book, click on the link If you have the ISSB number of the  If y...
Finding books in the Library Using the TITLE
Finding books in the Library
Finding books in the Library
Articles in Databases Click on the  Databases  link
Articles in Databases
Articles in Databases Management, HR management, Quality, Marketing, Operations and production, Accounting & finance, and ...
Scroll down to the “ B ”s Articles in Databases
Articles in Databases Click on  Business Source Premier
Articles in Databases To access the databases, please enter our surname, student number and PIN
Articles in Databases Click on the  title Business Source Premier
Articles in Databases Click on  Advanced Search
You can  refine  the results to  Academic journals  only, as well as to a  date range Type in your  keywords  (separate co...
Articles in Databases For the  full article , click on the  FULL TEXT link You can change the date range by sliding the sc...
Articles in Databases Remember:  Use the  Print/Save  functionality of the pdf  NOT  of windows
Articles in Databases – with no full text Click on  A-Z list  to see if the  article  is available  in another database in...
Articles in Databases <ul><li>To find the full text of the article, go to  A-Z list  on the databases </li></ul><ul><li>Ty...
Articles in Databases Click on the  year, volume & issue  to access the  article
Articles in Databases Click on the  full text  link
Recap-  have you fallen asleep? <ul><li>ARTICLES </li></ul><ul><li>UJ databases </li></ul><ul><li>BOOKS </li></ul><ul><li>...
The Library Quality  information available Databases to use Pass
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Library Research Guide

  1. 1. How to find books & articles for your research MCom Training Session or what to do when fails you
  2. 2. Sophie van der Walt Subject Librarian: Faculties: Economic & Financial Services Management <ul><ul><li> (011) 559 2641 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Office hours: 7:00 – 15:30 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Training: By Appointment </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Your Research Process ...?
  4. 4. So where is the information then? <ul><li>In journals </li></ul><ul><li>using the UJ databases </li></ul><ul><li>Print/Email/Save </li></ul><ul><li>In text books </li></ul><ul><li>look for it in the UJLink Catalogue </li></ul><ul><li>16 for 30 days </li></ul>
  5. 5. FINDING BOOKS
  6. 6. Finding books in the Library
  7. 7. Finding books in the Library
  8. 8. Finding books in the Library If you know the TITLE of the book, click on the link If you have the ISSB number of the If you know the AUTHOR click on the link If you know the JOURNAL the article was published in The DEFAULT SEARCH is the Keyword Search
  9. 9. Finding books in the Library Using the TITLE
  10. 10. Finding books in the Library
  11. 11. Finding books in the Library
  12. 12. Articles in Databases Click on the Databases link
  13. 13. Articles in Databases
  14. 14. Articles in Databases Management, HR management, Quality, Marketing, Operations and production, Accounting & finance, and Information Management Business Source Premier : Marketing, Management, MIS, POM, Accounting, Finance And Economics. MarketLine: Company profiles Industry Profiles; Country Profiles Includes extensive coverage of management, finance, economics, and other subjects.
  15. 15. Scroll down to the “ B ”s Articles in Databases
  16. 16. Articles in Databases Click on Business Source Premier
  17. 17. Articles in Databases To access the databases, please enter our surname, student number and PIN
  18. 18. Articles in Databases Click on the title Business Source Premier
  19. 19. Articles in Databases Click on Advanced Search
  20. 20. You can refine the results to Academic journals only, as well as to a date range Type in your keywords (separate concepts with an AND) and click on Search Articles in Databases
  21. 21. Articles in Databases For the full article , click on the FULL TEXT link You can change the date range by sliding the scale
  22. 22. Articles in Databases Remember: Use the Print/Save functionality of the pdf NOT of windows
  23. 23. Articles in Databases – with no full text Click on A-Z list to see if the article is available in another database in full text
  24. 24. Articles in Databases <ul><li>To find the full text of the article, go to A-Z list on the databases </li></ul><ul><li>Type in your journal title </li></ul><ul><li>If the library has the journal, click on the database name and it will take you directly to the journal </li></ul>
  25. 25. Articles in Databases Click on the year, volume & issue to access the article
  26. 26. Articles in Databases Click on the full text link
  27. 27. Recap- have you fallen asleep? <ul><li>ARTICLES </li></ul><ul><li>UJ databases </li></ul><ul><li>BOOKS </li></ul><ul><li>UJLinK Catalogue </li></ul>
  28. 28. The Library Quality information available Databases to use Pass
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