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Anthropology 179 (Torres-Rouff): Welcome!



By the end of today's session, you will be able to

  • access and search specific online journals.
  • use two databases containing relevant journals.
  • locate resources for background information.
  • use effective search strategies to explore research interests.

Outcomes:  Locate articles that are relevant to your topic.   Determine what data is (or is not available) as you hone in on a research question.

UC Merced Library



Question 1

Have you requested books or articles through Interlibrary Loan?
Yes: 11 votes (55%)
No: 8 votes (40%)
Unsure: 1 votes (5%)
Total Votes: 20

Question 2

How comfortable are you using UC-eLinks to locate the full-text of articles?
Very comfortable: 4 votes (22.22%)
Comfortable: 5 votes (27.78%)
Somewhat comfortable: 6 votes (33.33%)
Not very comfortable: 2 votes (11.11%)
Unsure since I have not used UC-eLinks: 1 votes (5.56%)
Total Votes: 18

Question 3

Have you used RefWorks to create a bibliography of any paper or project?
Yes: 3 votes (16.67%)
No: 13 votes (72.22%)
Unsure: 2 votes (11.11%)
Total Votes: 18

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