Research like a Rock Star

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Research like a Rock Star

Research like a Rock StarHow be a Power Searcher!09/18/2012Karen Murphy, Pikeville High School

1Information Sources What Should You Use and When?Book (Monograph)Magazine Scholarly JournalNewspapersAdvocacy WebsitesOnline Database Articles

State of DisbeliefMs. Murphys Recommendations for Everyone doing Research PapersUse Occupational Outlook Handbook website and read about your careerSearch Destiny (Online Catalog) AND Ebrary for books.For Magazines and Newspaper- Search SIRS database, Specifically SIRS Knowledge Source.Also search Academic Search Premier and Student Research Center.Find Scholarly Articles or Vetted articles from the internet.

Sources for Research7 Total SourcesMinimum one book can be print or e-bookMinimum of two magazine articlesMinimum of one Encylopedia ArticleMinimum of one Newspaper ArticleMinimum of 2 Websites. (One must be the Occupational Outlook Handbook; the other source must meet the criteria of the website test.)