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Arts 17 (Beaster-Jones): Welcome!

Music & Society

UC Merced Library

Session Outcomes

By the end of this session, you will be able to:

  • access suitable databases for your research interest.
  • develop and use effective search strategies.
  • recognize different information sources.
  • access the full-text of resources either immediately or through Interlibrary Loan.
  • use database functionality to capture citation information.

Pre-Question 1

With which of these databases are you most familiar?
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO): 2 votes (16.67%)
Melvyl: 0 votes (0%)
Web of Science: 0 votes (0%)
RILM: Abstracts of Music Literature (EBSCO): 0 votes (0%)
None of the above: 10 votes (83.33%)
Total Votes: 12

Pre-Question 2

How comfortable are you in using the UC-eLInks button in databases?
Very comfortable: 0 votes (0%)
Comfortable: 2 votes (16.67%)
Somewhat comfortable: 0 votes (0%)
Not very comfortable: 2 votes (16.67%)
Have not used: 8 votes (66.67%)
Total Votes: 12


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