Finding papers using electronic resources. Electronic resources Retrieving books and articles Finding references How to search Some relevant journals

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  • Finding papers using electronic resources
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  • Electronic resources Retrieving books and articles Finding references How to search Some relevant journals Citing resources See slides at end for screen shots
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  • Retrieving books and articles Rosenthal library www.qc.cuny.edu/Librarywww.qc.cuny.edu/Library Also: Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad); advice; and much more CUNY+ http://apps.appl.cuny.edu:83/F/http://apps.appl.cuny.edu:83/F/ Electronic journals http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Library/, click Find E- journals in QuickLinks menuhttp://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Library/ Off campus: complete access to electronic resources with GOTO QC: http://down.qc.cuny.edu/OCT/gotoqc/http://down.qc.cuny.edu/OCT/gotoqc/ Save documents on desktop and e-mail them to yourself
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  • Finding references Databases and full-text resources, like LLBA and ERIC http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Library/research/d atabases.phphttp://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Library/research/d atabases.php Google scholar.google.comscholar.google.com The authors website (use regular google)
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  • How to search AND, OR, NOT Evaluating the results Well-known author? Peer-reviewed journal? (go to journals webpage) Many citations (e.g., on google scholar)? Availability: In library? On-line? Pay-per-view or pay-per-print
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  • Example: LLBA Find the databases and click on Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts Click the tab Advanced Search Enter search terms Select AND, OR, NOT Select Keyword, Author, Publication Year, Select Date range Etc. Use Find it button Select records and print, save or e-mail them
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  • Some relevant journals Applied Linguistics English for Specific Purposes Journal of Child Language Language Learning Language Teaching Language Teaching Research Second Language Research Studies in Second Language Acquisition TESOL Quarterly The Canadian Modern Language Review The Modern Language Journal If youre not sure if a journal is good, check with me. Make sure the journals you cite are peer-reviewed.
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  • Citing resources Reference list and in-text citations APA style APA style manual, 5 th edition http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ MLA style MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (6 th edition) http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/557/01/http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/557/01/ Citing electronic resources http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Library/online/citation.htmlhttp://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Library/online/citation.html
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  • Screen shots
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  • Remote access Use GOTO QC to get remote access to: The library catalog LLBA Database E-journals Find it feature GOTO QC: http://down.qc.cuny.edu/OCT/gotoqc/ (follow the instructions on that website) http://down.qc.cuny.edu/OCT/gotoqc/ Google scholar and OWL are freely accessible
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  • QC/CUNY Catalog
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  • E-journals
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  • LLBA Database
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  • Google scholar scholar.google.com scholar.google.com
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  • LLBA Database: How to search
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  • Use Find it to get access to the paper (or see if the library has it)
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  • Interlibrary loan
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  • Scroll down for more information APA Reference Style