How to find things on your reading list. Emma Coonan Research Skills Librarian, Cambridge University Library. Objectives. Find books and journals on the Newton catalogue Find journal articles online Decipher what’s on your reading list Cope with incomplete references
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Research Skills Librarian, Cambridge University Library
It’s often worth taking a moment to choose a more specific search option
Use the ‘Advanced’ grid to fill in terms you’re sure of in any order
Brabazon, Tara. The University of Google: Education in the (Post) Information Age. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2007.
Burn, Andrew, and Jenny Leach, ‘ICT and moving image literacy in English,’ in The impact of ICT on literacy education, ed. by Richard Andrews (London: RoutledgeFalmer, 2004)
On Newton you need to look for the book title, not the chapter details
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Yeh, Michelle. “The ‘Cult of Poetry’ in Contemporary China.” Journal of Asian Studies 55 (1996): 51-80.
Mellers, B. A. (2000). Choice and the relative pleasure of consequences. Psychological Bulletin, 126, 910-924.
On Newton you need to look for the journal title, not the article details
Journal titles are notoriously tricky! Is it -
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if you’d prefer an electronic version:
There’s a great article comparing Ingres and Delacroix, by a guy called Shelton. I can’t remember which journal it’s from …
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