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Conducting a Literature Review

Resources - Books and Articles

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VIDEO Finding Books Using the Library's Search Engine @ 6 minutes

Learning Outcomes: by the end of this video you will know how to:

  • use the library's search engine to find books
  • how to refine your results
  • request books from the Summit catalog, consortium of colleges and universities in the Pacific Northwest

VIDEOS on Finding quality articles in databases 10-12 minutes each

Learning outcomes: by the end of these 2 screencasts, you will:

  • know how to find education focused subject guides
  • apply database search strategies modeled to:
    • narrow your search
    • perform concept searches versus keyword searches
    • search in a more sophisticated manner
    • be able to identify quality academic articles
    • know the steps to finding the full text of an article