Before coming to the library seminar: Fresh up your skills by going through these documents, presentations and test the search tools!
Read more about how to access electronic resources from outside LiU Campus, here.
Any questions can be asked at the library seminar!
When conducting searches for a specific purpose, you will develop a search process. Consider the different parts of the Search process circle below!
When actually searching for information, you have to prepare and plan your search thoroughly for best result. Consider the presentation below!
1. Test/refresh your skills to search for books
2. Test/refresh your skills to search for articles!
3. Test/refresh your skills in Google Scholar!
4. Test our Discovery tool, UniSearch!
When having a search result, you must critically evaluate the sources you have found. Consider the criterias and Check list below!
Critical evaluation of sources:
When you have found trustworthy and relevant sources for your problem at hand, you must incorporate them into your text.
Use Mendeley, or other Reference Management Tools, to add your references and format a Reference list/Bibliography.
To avoid plagiarism you have to be careful and correct when referencing. Read the following guide and go through the Quiz!