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1. Introduction 2. Avoiding Impulse Buys 3. Size & Shape of Information
Library Map & Virtual Tour Selecting a Topic Reference Collection
Can You Navigate the Library? Finding a Focus Books
  Generating Research Questions Audiovisual Materials
  Shop Till You Drop Quiz Online Catalog
4. Most Bang For Your Buck   Magazines
What is a Database?   Periodical Indexes
Purpose of Databases 5. Trying It On For Size Journals
Structure of Databases Scavenger Hunt Web Sites
Searching Basics End of Module Newspapers
Subject Searching   Rags to Riches Assessment
Keyword Searching   End of Module
Construct Your Search 6. Don't Shoplift  
Developing Research Questions Citing Sources  
Keywords End of Module  
Synonyms and Related Terms    
Translating English into Computerese    
Narrowing Searches
Boolean AND    
Boolean NOT    
Limiters    
Phrase Searching    
Subject Headings    
Broadening Searches    
Boolean OR    
Truncation    
Wildcards    
More or Less Assessment    

 

 

 

 

 

Most Bang for Your Buck Trying it on For Size Don't Shoplift
     
     
     
     
     
Most Bang For Your Buck Trying It On For Size Don't Shoplift
What is a Database? Scavenger Hunt Citing Sources
Purpose of Databases End of Module End of Module
Structure of Databases    
Searching Basics
Subject Searching    
Keyword Searching    
Construct Your Search    
Developing Research Questions    
Keywords    
Synonyms and Related Terms    
Translating English into Computerese    
Narrowing Searches    
Boolean AND    
Boolean NOT    
Limiters    
Phrase Searching    
Subject Headings    
Broadening Searches    
Boolean OR    
Truncation    
Wildcards    
More or Less Assessment    
End of Module