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By the end of our library session you will be able to ...
identify types of sources (e.g., scholarly articles, letters to the editor, etc.)
identify and use relevant scientific databases
use database functionality to your advantage e.g. limiters (date, article type), sorting etc.
create effective searches
format and organize citations
These skills will assist you in completing your Annotated Bibliography, and Research Review assignments.
Access Library Resources from Off Campus
The VPN allows you to connect to the library's online articles and eBooks from off campus.
to download the VPN. library.ucmerced.edu/use/technology/vpn
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Full-text may be immediately available via a pdf or html page. If not, use the UCeLinks button to reach a request page. You can
Interlibrary Loan the item using your UCMnetID.
Research Services Librarian
Political Science & Sociology Liaison
Kolligian Library 275
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