CIS 150

STRATEGIES FOR RESEARCH

You should learn to use a number of different tools to locate information about a topic.

 Books

To find books about a topic, use the JU library's automated catalog.

Carl S. Swisher Library Catalog

 Periodicals

To locate articles in magazines, journals, or newspapers use either or both of the following databases:

EBSCOhost

ProQuest

 Internet

Use these strategies to locate information on the Internet and World Wide Web.

Users' Guide to the Internet and World Wide Web

Use a Search Engine to locate all kinds of information about a topic on the Internet.

Tools for Using the Internet and World Wide Web

Not all information on the Internet is useful. Be sure to evaluate any materials you locate.

Evaluating Sites on the Internet and World Wide Web

This site will help you document electronic information that you find on the Internet.

Citing Electronic Sources

 

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