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Library Orientation for English 101

B. Salazar, Instructor and S. Wells, Librarian
April 2, 2008  9:40 am

 

  • Introduction & welcome
     
  • Reference books and journals on cart
      
  • Library Web site - the best place to start your research!
     
  • How to find books
     
  • How to find articles in online databases   Difference between on-campus and off-campus access 
     
    • SIRS
    • Issues and Controversies
    • CQ Researcher
    • Pro & Con    

       
  • Hands-on exercise  
  1. Select the SIRS database
  2. Search “Leading Issues” for Sex Education
  3. Evaluate and select one or more articles
  4. Email the articles to yourself

 

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