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Writing 110: Tutor Training (Devrick): Welcome

WRI 110

Learning Outcomes

Today you will be able to ...

  • explore search tools suitable for research on writing center theory using a logical serach.
  • identify functionality in search tools that will benefit your research process.
  • locate resources through Cited By or Known Item searching.
  • consider possible topics for your tutor column assignment.
  • access research assistance from librarians.

This guide is accessible from this link http://bit.ly/wri110 or through Pages in your CatCourse.

Today's Outline

Part I: (15 min.)

  • Search Strategies Review (as a class)

Part II: (30 min.)

  • Exploring Databases (paired activity)
  • Debrief Findings

Part III: (10 min.)

  • Finding Cited by references and Known Items

Part IV: (45 min.)

  • Try one or more of the recommended Databases.

Part V: (10 min)

  • Contacting Librarians & Giving Feedback

Head, Research Learning Services/Librarian

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Sara Davidson Squibb
Contact:
Library Office 275D
209-205-8237