Published on February 26, 2014
WELCOME TO THE LIBRARY SPRIN G 2013 SPECULATIVE FICTION
AGENDA • Introductions • Course LibGuide • Search Strategies • Using Databases • Types of Sources • Evaluating Sources • Let’s Do Some Stuff
SEARCH & RESEARCH is an amazing search tool and is appropriate for many taks. But for research at a college level, you will need access to resources found only in THE INVISIBLE WEB
SEARCH & RESEARCH THE WHAT, NOW?
THE INVISIBLE WEB AKA: Stuff not indexed by search engines. Google can’t crawl databases, and that’s where scholarly work (mostly) lives. ! ! ! We pay of $ to provide you with access to these databases
SEARCH STRATEGIES These databases have advanced search capabilities to help you find THE BEST sources
SEARCH STRATEGIES P 1 # IP T O R
SEARCH STRATEGIES P 2 # IP T Getting crummy results? Try O R broader, narrower, and different terms. Think creatively.
SEARCH STRATEGIES P 3 # IP T O AND R OR NOT ““ *
SEARCH STRATEGIES LET’S RENT A MOVIE! (YOU BRING THE POPCORN)
FUNNY AND ROMANTIC
ROMANTIC NOT FUNNY THAT’S NOT ACTUALLY RAIN. THOSE ARE TEARS OF VIEWERS PAST.
FUNNY OR ROMANTIC
TYPES OF SOURCES
TYPES OF SOURCES
SOURCE TIMELINE Newspaper, Blog Popular magazine Scholarly articles Reference works ! ! ! ! Immediate Week + Year + Years later WHY SO SERIOUS LONG?
EVALUATING SOURCES THE CRAPPY SONG
IMAGE CREDITS • • • • • • • • • Slide 3: http://libguides.butler.edu/speculative Slide 4: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Logo_2013_Google.png Slide 6: http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com/2010/04/alot-is-better-than-youat-everything.html Slide 9: http://www.google.com Slide 12: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Love_Actually_movie.jpg; http:// en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:This-is-the-End-Film-Poster.jpg; http:// en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Posternotebook.jpg Slide 15: http://www.butler.edu/library/ Slide 16: http://ic.galegroup.com.ezproxy.butler.edu/ic/uhic/home Slide 17: http://muse.jhu.edu.ezproxy.butler.edu/journals/ science_fiction_film_and_television/; http://popwatch.ew.com/2013/02/06/ this-weeks-cover-your-first-look-at-star-trek-into-darkness-2/ Slide 18: http://www.amazon.com/Never-Let-Me-Kazuo-Ishiguro/dp/ 1400078776; http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE %7CA344286257&v=2.1&u=butleru&it=r&p=LitRC&sw=w&asid=e8234fa570d 9dfd6c5622f75691d4ec2
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