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Unit 5: Search Tools: The Online Catalog Lesson 1: Online Catalog Overview Lesson 2: Accessing Edison's Online Catalog Lesson 3: Search Catalog Lesson 4: Search by Campus Lesson 5: Search by Format Lesson 6: Search by Language Lesson 7: Search by Year Lesson 8: Search by Author Lesson 9: Search by Title Lesson 10: Search by Keywork Lesson 11: Search by Subject Lesson 12: Sample Seach: Search Page Lesson 13: Sample Search: Results List Lesson 14: Sample Search: Bibliographic Record Lesson 15: Sample Search: Location and Availability Lesson 16: Help
Unit 6: Search Tools: Subscription Databases Lesson 1: Subscription Database Overview Lesson 2: Accessing the Databases Lesson 3: Choosing a Database Lesson 4: Searching the Database Lesson 5: Search Hints: Full Text Articles Lesson 6: Peer Reviewed Articles Lesson 7: How Do I tell if a Journal is Scholary? Lesson 8: Sample Search: Search Page Lesson 9: Sample Search: Results List Lesson 10: Sample Search: Accessing the Article Lesson 11: Search Tips
Unit 8: Evalutating Books & Articles Lesson 1: Why Evaluate Books & Articles Lesson 2: Authority Lesson 3: Year of Publication Lesson 4: Purpose Lesson 5: Abstract Lesson 6: Coverage Lesson 7: Publisher Lesson 8: Types of Publishers Lesson 9: Organization Lesson 10: Perspective Lesson 11: Souces Lesson 12: Reviews
Welcome to Edison State College Libraries’ Research Tutorial. ESC Librarians created this tutorial to guide students through the research process, hone basic research skills, and become familiar with ESC Libraries’ resources and tools. Topics include determining research needs, defining a research topic, search methods and tools, evaluating different types of resources, citing information, and avoiding plagiarism.
To begin, click the link below or browse the units to the left.