Thesis emerges from research/source information
GOAL: LOCATE *SPECIALIZED REFERENCE ARTICLE or NONFICTION PRINT SOURCE TO SUPPORT THESIS !
* Aim for Specialized Reference Article
*Ask for assistance from Mrs. Hajian, Mrs. Trissler and/or Mr. Carty
*Take photo of article/chapter located
*Complete Library Study Guide
*Cite source in Noodletools
Searching Library Catalogs for Print Materials: General TIPS:
1) Click on the Advanced Search Link above to access catalog
2) Use BROAD/GENERAL search terms (one word) and/or "search phrases" (two or more words)
3) Examine Call # carefully!
- Call #s beginning with REF followed by Numbers and Letters = Specialized Reference Collection
- Call #s with Numbers and Letters only = Circulating Collection [nonfiction shelves]
Possible Source Types & Call Number Codes
Nonfiction (### XXX)
Biography, Autobiography, Memoir B
SEARCH: "Cultural Revolution"
2) Try Tab 2: Salem Press E-Encyclopedias !
- try another related (perhaps broader) search term/"search phrase"
- If no results again . . . . . .
Call # for Reference Sources will always begin with REF
Be Aware: Authors are identified for MOST articles in specialized Reference Sources!
USE: Index (alpha listing of topics for that publication)
Multi-volume Reference Sets: Index will either:
1) provide page number (or page range of article)
2) Identify the Volume #:Page # [Example I:204 - Volume 1 Page 2014]
Citation for Reference Source:
Use ISBN # on the inside of the Title Page in Noodletools