research strategies n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Research Strategies PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Research Strategies

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 16

Research Strategies - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

  • Uploaded on

Research Strategies. Mrs. Jacobs Teacher Librarian VMHS. Mission Statement/Goals. The Mission of the Vista Murrieta High School Library is to create a supportive learning environment that fosters an appreciation of literature, information literacy, and lifelong learning. Hours and Procedures.

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Research Strategies' - ferris-copeland

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
research strategies

Research Strategies

Mrs. Jacobs

Teacher Librarian


mission statement goals
Mission Statement/Goals
  • The Mission of the Vista Murrieta High School Library is to create a supportive learning environmentthat fosters an appreciation of literature, information literacy, and lifelong learning.
hours and procedures
Hours and Procedures
  • 7:00 to 3:30 Monday through Friday
  • 9:30 to 3:30 Late Start Days
  • Students Must have their student ID to check out books
  • Students need a pass from their classroom teacher during class time
library staff
Library Staff
  • Mrs. Jacobs – Teacher Librarian
  • Mrs. Smith – Library Technician
  • Mrs. Mayberry – Library Technician
  • 894-5750 ext. 6760 – Front Desk
library web page portal to the universe
Library Web Page – Portal to the Universe!
  • Upcoming Library Events and News
  • New Books – Digital Book Talks
  • Library e-catalog
  • Links to Online Databases
  • Resources for class projects
  • MLA Help
home access 24 7
Home Access 24/7
  • Accessible from any computer with internet access
  • Password protected
  • Links to programs from Library web page
  • Virtual Library to your home
periodical research online databases
Periodical Research- Online Databases
  • What is a Periodical?
  • Something that is printed on a regular basis
    • Monthly or weekly magazines
    • Daily newspapers
e catalog
E- catalog
  • Books in our Collection
  • Search the Web
  • Resource Lists
    • Teacher Reading Lists
    • Research Projects
    • Monthly Highlights
e catalog and webpath express
E-Catalog and WebPath Express
  • Allows you to search the internet through our Library Catalog
    • Replaces search engines like Google or Bing
  • Academically sound websites
  • Saves time
  • EBSCO contains the Full-Text (the complete articles) of the magazines and newspapers
  • 200 Different Newspapers from across the United States
    • New York Times
    • Wall Street Journal
  • 2000 Magazine Titles
    • Time
    • Oxford University Press
e books
  • Quality Reference Books Online – accessible to unlimited number of students at one time
    • Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion, History Behind the Headlines, St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, and Science and Its Times: Understanding the Social Significance of Scientific Discovery, Encyclopedia of Religion, Encyclopedia of World Biography, American Decades, American Decade Primary Sources, Dictionary of American History, Encyclopedia of Food and Culture, Major 21st Century Writers, Countries and their Cultures, Gale Encyclopedia of Science and Encyclopedia of Bioethics
book citation one author

Author’s Last Name, First Name


Title of Book _______________________.

Place of Publication_________________________:

Publishing Company__________________,

Year of Publication___________________.

Bibliography Cards

Online Citation Programs

MLA Template

  • Our school library is more than just books- it’s a learning hub with a full range of print and electronic media that support student achievement.
  • These resources include:
    • Books
    • Magazines
    • Computers
    • Online Databases
    • Reading Enrichment Programs