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EAC397 Technology and Business Research. Joanna Blair Information Literacy Librarian, S@Y. Your Project. Choose one technology to research Research the technology Research a relevant company Research jobs and job titles.

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eac397 technology and business research

EAC397Technology and Business Research

Joanna Blair

Information Literacy Librarian, S@Y

your project
Your Project
  • Choose one technology to research
  • Research the technology
  • Research a relevant company
  • Research jobs and job titles

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what type of information is needed
What type of information is needed

Choose your search tools

Determine what type of information you need!

  • Library Catalogue
  • eBooks
  • Other Library Catalogues

Books

Articles

Technical Specs

  • Research Databases
  • Reputable Websites
  • Company website
new library homepage

link

New Library Homepage
  • Single search box for books, ebooks, articles, streaming video and more
new library homepage1

link

New Library Homepage

http://library.senecacollege.ca/

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Limit by articles or books

Locate the book

Link to online article

Narrow your search with subject terms

new library homepage2

link

New Library Homepage

http://library.senecacollege.ca/

finding technology information
Finding Technology Information
  • Library databases
    • ACM Digital Library
    • Computer Database
    • Safari(eBook collection)
  • Reliable websites
finding company information1
Finding Company Information
  • What can I use to find more in-depth information about the company?
    • Annual reports from:
      • Canadian Government - http://www.sedar.com/
      • Company’s website
    • Current news: newspapers, blogs, etc.
    • Analysis, summaries, overviews: Articles & company information from business databases
business databases
Business Databases
  • Business Source Premier – industry/company information
  • ABI/Inform – market research, company and industry profiles and news articles
  • Lexis Nexis Academic Universe – industry information and news articles
  • CBCA Business – Canadian business news
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In depth company profile

Quick stats about the company

Link to articles about the company

career cruising
Career Cruising

Library database shows required education and salary expectations in Canada

link

finding technology information1
Finding Technology Information

Reliable websites

Evaluate your sources for:

  • Currency
  • Relevance
  • Accuracy
  • Authority
  • Purpose

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link

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Need Help? Just hang on…

In-person:

Reference Desk

Online:

joanna.blair@senecacollege.ca

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