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Published on February 6, 2008

Author: thomsonro

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SIRS Tutorial

Using the SIRS Online Database research @ the ecd library

SIRS The Social Issues Resource Series is an online database of magazines, newspapers & reference books relating to social issues Access is available from school or home; see Mr. Thomson for home-use passwords Watch this slide show to learn how to use it:

The Social Issues Resource Series is an online database of magazines, newspapers & reference books relating to social issues

Access is available from school or home; see Mr. Thomson for home-use passwords

Watch this slide show to learn how to use it:

Go to the Drury Library Site: http:// ecd.hdsb.ca /library … and click on “Research”

… and click on “Research”

Use the pull-down menu Select “I want to find articles online…”

Select “I want to find articles online…”

Select SIRS … and click “GO”

… and click “GO”

Select a search type Perform a Subject or Keyword search

Perform a Subject or Keyword search

Subject Search: Select “Subject Headings,” enter search term in box, and click “Search”

Select “Subject Headings,” enter search term in box, and click “Search”

Subject Search: Check appropriate subject headings, then click on “View Checked Subjects”

Check appropriate subject headings, then click on “View Checked Subjects”

Subject Search: Look at number of articles & sources Check desired items & “Update Tagged List” Click on title to view article

Look at number of articles & sources

Check desired items & “Update Tagged List”

Click on

title to view

article

Keyword Search: Select “Keyword / Natural Language,” enter search term in box, and click “Search”

Select “Keyword / Natural Language,” enter search term in box, and click “Search”

Keyword Search: Look at number of articles & sources Check desired items & “Update Tagged List” Click on title to view article

Look at number of articles & sources

Check desired items & “Update Tagged List”

Click on

title to view

article

Repeat! Be sure to try several searches with different subjects, keywords and keyword combinations until you find what you need!

Be sure to try several searches with different subjects, keywords and keyword combinations until you find what you need!

Got a question or problem? Click for online help Click on the contact Mr. Thomson link See Mr. Thomson during school hours

Click for online help

Click on the

contact Mr. Thomson link

See Mr. Thomson

during school hours

Thanks for watching this training presentation! Mr. R. Thomson E.C. Drury H.S., HDSB © 2008-2009

Mr. R. Thomson

E.C. Drury H.S., HDSB

© 2008-2009

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