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Evolution for Everyone: FYE Library Activity

FYE Library Activity Spring 2016

Your Librarian and PF(s)

Welcome to FYE Library Day!

Your Librarian is: Jared Seay
Your Peer Facilitator(s) is:  Michelle Myers

Prof: Stephen Short

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TOPIC:  Evolution and Cooking
In today's session, you will learn how to generate effective search strategies and find books and articles using the Discovery Service, Academic Search Complete and a Psychology database.

Part 1: Google Docs

  • Open the "read-only" Google worksheet
  • Log into you Google account
  • Click on "File" at the top of the page, and select "Make a copy..." so that you can work on the assignment.
  • Click on "blue share button" at the top right of the page and share you document with

Part 2: Follow along as the nice librarian explains how to locate sources in:

  • Discovery Service
  • Several databases

Part 3: Find 1 Book & 2 Articles

  • Follow the instructions on your Google Doc to locate one book and two articles and give the requested information for each item.

Part 4 Library Info. & Feedback

  • Complete the very brief feedback survey.