Librarian's Guide to Online Searching

Librarian's Guide to Online Searching

Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction

Book - 2015 | Fourth edition.
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This groundbreaking textbook and guide for library school students and librarians will help you--regardless of experience level or environment--learn the ins and outs of working with online databases, the best tactics for effective research online, and the methods for conveying these search skills to others.

* Features discussions of databases by discipline, including social science, science, medicine, and humanities, covering both bibliographic and numerical databases

* Provides readers with a toolkit of fundamental search skills to increase research effectiveness

* Presents advice and techniques for both virtual and in-person teaching

* Offers a companion website with additional information and exercises

* Includes new "Additional Resources" sections for each database chapter, providing exposure to more database names and vendors, as well as a new section on discovery services

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, [2015]
Edition: Fourth edition.
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781610699983
Branch Call Number: 025.524 BEL 2015
Characteristics: xvii, 317 pages :,illustrations ;,26 cm
Alternative Title: Online searching


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