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Trissler: CIVICS 2020-21 Research Unit: Print & Electronic Resources Tour

TOOL BOX & ASSIGNMENTS: LSA WEBSITE

Remote Login for E-Sources Reminder

After logging in to Blackbaud

 

 

VIDEO: "Library Website E-Tour"

 

GRADED ACTIVITIES: 

  Google Classroom

Library Scavenger Hunt Google Forms

Periods A & F found in Google Classroom Assignments

Library Jeopardy

Welcome to the LSA Library Guide !

Getting to the LSA Website (Library Guide)

The LSA Library has a collection of approximately 10,000 print books.  Beyond that, our Electronic Resources, (Databases, E-Encyclopedias, and Academic Websites) expand our resources at least a thousand fold!  Be sure to visit the Library Guide and/or the physical library on the second floor of the Main School Building so that you can locate just what you need to excel at your homework and class projects!

1. La Salle Academy Website Homepage -> Library Button (Upper Right Corner) -> LSA Library Guide Box (Maroon Border)

  VIDEOCAST: "Getting to the Library Transit Page"

BOOKS: LSA Library Catalog Searching

Find:
Search Titles Search Authors Search Subjects Search Keywords Search Series
Advanced Search

TIPS: 

Open the Advanced Search Link located under search box

Click the LOGIN button in the top right hand corner.

Type in your username (first part of your school email)

first letter of first name last name graduating year)

Type in  password (lsa).                     

Example: Username: sadams19     password: lsa

This will allow you to:

1) Open and Read an E-Book AND/OR 2) Place a hold on a book from another high school library [See Library User Guide]

 

REMEMBER: Saving a Book Citation - Open Link to Book Title, Look 1/2 way down page to Publication Info. & Copy the ISBN Number into Noodletools!

E-ENCYCLOPEDIAS

TIP:  In Search box

use a Simple/General search term (one word)

or

"search phrase" (2 or more words)

 

REMEMBER to Locate the E--TOOLS: SOPEN/CLICK "Article Citation" link to answer Scavenger Hunt Question!

DATABASES

TIP:  Choose a Database that is related to the subject of Your Project

ADVANCED SEARCH link will allow you to focus your search by combining specific Search Term and/or "Search Phrase" AND control for time published! 

 

REMEMBER to Use the E-TOOLS: Cite, Print, Email!

ACADEMIC WEBSITES

TIP:  The Best Websites have their own SEARCH BOXES and usually have .org, .gov, or .edu Top Level Domains in their URL!

Use your Search Term and/or "Search Phrase" in the  Search Box!

 

REMEMBER:  Copying the Webarticle's URL is the The first step in saving a website citation!

VIDEOS

TIP: Find the  Search Box

Type your Search Term or "Search Phrase" in the box

REVIEW: Terms and Concepts

CALL NUMBER     REFERENCE         DATABASE ARTICLE     REMOTE LOGIN       ACADEMIC WEBSITE     ADVANCED SEARCH