UNST 167A - What are Great Books? - Bettridge: Welcome!
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Welcome to your Portland State University Library (PSU) course guide for the freshman inquiry, What are Great Books!
In this course guide, you will find useful information about Library resources and services to support your college success! Take time to browse these web pages. There are videos and screenshots that describe key approaches to research for your papers and presentations.
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Brainstorming Keywords for Your Topic Video
This quick video explains how to turn your topic into keywords while searching for library resources and sources on the Web.
ASE Research Model
Use the acronym, ASE, for your research strategy!
your topic to discover keywords, related terms, synonyms. Use scholarly subject encyclopedias for background information.
for articles, books, and documentaries. List relevant databases.
the resources....Are they relevant? Are they current? Peer reviewed? Scholarly or popular?
School of Library and Information Studies, The Florida State University. (2010). Research led by Dr. Melissa Gross and Dr. Don Latham. Project funded by The Institute of Museum and Library Services, which is the primary source of federal support for the nation's 123,000 libraries and 17,500 museums. The Institute's mission is to create strong libraries and museums that connect people to information and ideas.
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