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Library Orientation for English 201
L. Dowling, instructor -- A. Enright, librarian
October 24, 2007

Intro &  welcome

Quick Skills Assessment

Reference books and journals on cart

  • Subject Encyclopedias

  • Other reference sources
     

Library Web site -  the best place to start your research!

How to find books in the Library Catalog (Sirsi)

  • Wildfire(s) SEARCH EVERYTHING & BROWSE SUBJECTS

How to find E-Reference Books - Gale Virtual Reference Library

  • Search as a database or locate in WebCAT

  • Search for endangered animals of the rainforest

How to find articles in online databases    [on-campus access] *

How to find "authoritative" web sites

Quick Skills Reassessment

Tour of Library

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