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Library Orientation BSW Program Tony Tin, Director, Library and Information services Lusi Wong library

Library Orientation BSW Program Tony Tin, Director, Library and Information services Lusi Wong library Renison University College 2018

Where do I start? https: //uwaterloo. ca/renison/lusi-wong-library

Where do I start? https: //uwaterloo. ca/renison/lusi-wong-library

Where can I find the information? http: //www. lib. uwaterloo. ca

Where can I find the information? http: //www. lib. uwaterloo. ca

What I need to know?

What I need to know?

Undergraduate Student • https: //uwaterloo. ca/library/undergraduate-students

Undergraduate Student • https: //uwaterloo. ca/library/undergraduate-students

How to access Library Resources from Anywhere

How to access Library Resources from Anywhere

How to access Library Resources

How to access Library Resources

Library Account

Library Account

Library Account: Features • My account: fines and fees. See checked out and renew

Library Account: Features • My account: fines and fees. See checked out and renew these items • Search: finds records using keywords • Query: save your search queries • E-shelf: save bibliographic records from your search results

Course Reserve

Course Reserve

Research Guides

Research Guides

How to find books, journal articles, library website and many others. . A federated

How to find books, journal articles, library website and many others. . A federated search tool one stop searching for every thing

More Search Options

More Search Options

Advanced Search options 1. Search: Searches everything, including books, articles, audios, videos and many

Advanced Search options 1. Search: Searches everything, including books, articles, audios, videos and many others. 2. Books +: Searches physical resources (books) and E-books. 3. Articles+: Searches articles available through many of the Library’s electronic subscription

Search Tips: Phrase & Truncation • Phrasing searching: look for two or more words

Search Tips: Phrase & Truncation • Phrasing searching: look for two or more words together using “ “. Instead of child poverty (35, 77 results), try “child poverty” (1, 827 results) • Truncation/wildcards: using * to include all forms of the root word using*. child* finds child and children.

Search tips: arrow or Broaden your search results: Boolean can help • Boolean: Operator

Search tips: arrow or Broaden your search results: Boolean can help • Boolean: Operator which links concepts within a search. • OR (to include at least one term / concept): “child poverty” OR “poor children” (47, 913 results) • AND (to include all terms / concepts): “child poverty” AND Alberta (56 results) • NOT (to exclude terms / concepts): “child poverty” NOT “poor children” (8, 328 results).

Borrowing books: 3 steps

Borrowing books: 3 steps

Returning books: • Loan term: books=2 weeks; journals=3 days; Reserves= 3 hrs. • Return

Returning books: • Loan term: books=2 weeks; journals=3 days; Reserves= 3 hrs. • Return at any designated library book return (N. B. Renison’s in hallway), except Reserves.

Research Databases (Journal articles) • 3 different access points: • Primo Article+ • Research

Research Databases (Journal articles) • 3 different access points: • Primo Article+ • Research Journal Database • Browse Research Databases by Title: (Proquest) • Browse Research Databases by department or broad subject area (Math) • Browse Special content type (video and images) • Find E-Journal Title (Social work research)

Useful Social Work Research Databases • Social Service Abstracts (Proquest) • MEDLINE (Proquest) •

Useful Social Work Research Databases • Social Service Abstracts (Proquest) • MEDLINE (Proquest) • Family & Society Studies Worldwide(Ebsco) • Social Science Full Text (Ebsco) • Canadian Research Index (Gale) • Psy. INFO (APA Psyc. NET site) • Web of Science (ISI Web of Knowledge) • Sociological Abstracts (Proquest)

How to cite your Resouces? • Citation / Style Guides: provide access to different

How to cite your Resouces? • Citation / Style Guides: provide access to different citation styles including APA, Chicago, MLA, and others. • Primo Citation: allow you to copy-and-paste formatted citations from search results. • Google Scholar Cites: allow you to copy-and-paste formatted citations from search results. • Refwork: Online bibliographic management program that allows users to create a personal database of references and generate bibliographies in a variety of formats (Group Code* = RWUWaterloo)

Ask US • FAQ • Online chat (various IM interfaces)— 12 p. m. to

Ask US • FAQ • Online chat (various IM interfaces)— 12 p. m. to 4 p. m. , except weekends and holidays • E-mail • Text • In person • Phone

Thank You! E-mail: tony. tin@uwaterloo. ca Online tutorial: http: //alturl. com/i 8 ckx Website:

Thank You! E-mail: tony. [email protected] ca Online tutorial: http: //alturl. com/i 8 ckx Website: http: //www. lib. uwaterloo. ca