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Anthropology 179 (Torres-Rouff): Pre-Viewing

ANTH 179 - Bioarchaeology

Find Full-Text of Articles through UC-eLinks (2:17)

View this video for three quick UC-eLinks examples (UC Merced Library, 2:17). Be prepared to answer comment on the purpose and/or value of the UC-eLinks button. 

How Should I Search in a Database?

Be prepared to answer these questions based on the video content.

  1. What ideas are associated with your research question?
  2. What is the function of quotations in a search?
  3. What does AND do to your search results?  What OR do to your search results?

Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU), Ronald Williams Library, 1:27

What is a Journal and a Peer Reviewed Article? (1:22)

Be prepared to discuss how journals differ from other periodicals (newspapers, magazines)? In addition, what are a couple key characteristics of scholarly journals?

Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU), Ronald Williams Library, 1:22