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Child Life Library Research Guide
Welcome! This guide is an evolving resource for Dr. Kolak's CHLI 608 Research Methods course. Based off the feedback you provided in the pre-assessment, this guide reviews some of the specific questions and interests expressed about improving your library research skills. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me directly by email or schedule a one-on-one appointment.
On this guide, there are examples and guidelines on:
Provides brief examples on ways to use limiters to refine your results and change your advanced search to be more specific in what information you find.
Subject Terms and Thesauri
Reviews what subject terms are and how database headings and thesauri can be improve your searches in certain databases.
Provides instructions on linking your Google Scholar account with the College of Charleston and suggestions on how to utilize it's tools to your advantage.
Provides suggestions on more robust research management tools that can be utilized to track your sources and generate citations.
APA Style, 7th Edition
Provides numerous examples for both in-text and references page citations using APA Style.
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