soci 310

library research workshop

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YOUR SUBJECT LIBRARIAN

Dee.Winn@concordia.ca

 

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YOUR ASSIGNMENTS:

where does the

library come in?

referencing:
citation format

FROM YOUR assignment guidelines:
 


For referencing, use the Turabian parenthetical citations.

Be sure to use the reference list [author-date] style

 

*All cited material must be referenced, with page numbers when appropriate.
 

 

reference list

Brown, Campbell. 2011. "Consequentialize This." Ethics 121, no. 4 (July): 749-71. Accessed December 1, 2012. http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/660696.
 

Kurylo, Anastacia. 2012. "Linsanity: The Construction of (Asian) Identity in an              Online New York Knicks Basketball Forum." China Media Research 8,  no. 4 (October): 15-28. Accessed March 9, 2013. EBSCO SOCindex.

turabian author-date style examples

parenthetical references

A questionnaire about ethics showed... (Brown 2011, 752).   .... Kurylo claims that in the online forum posts there was evidence... (2012, 16).

YOUR TERM ASSIGNMENT

in three parts...

 

#1 - development of  a research question

Search for and summarize a [scholarly] journal article related to your interest area

 

 

 

 

#2- critical literature review

 

Search for at least two more relevant [scholarly] journal articles*. Identify how these articles contribute to your research.

 

 

*you can include and cite other resources in addition to the scholarly articles

 

#3- RESEARCH PROSPECTUS

 

...Literature Review section:

Improve and maximize ......

you may still find other articles...

 

 

 

 

where wouldyou search

for journal articles?

show your neighbouR

back to assignment #1:

 

Search for and summarize a [scholarly] journal article related to your interest area

our topic:

walking & talking

 Our tentative research question:

What do Montrealers talk about when they take walks on Mount Royal, and how does walking affect the quality of their conversations?

demo: discovery search

discovery search

whAT KEYWORDS should WE USE?

which SEARCH RESULTS SHOULD WE KEEP?

demo: socindex

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what about

the literature review?

demo: LITERATURE REVIEW TOOLS

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keywords & search results survey

the right answers:

 

SOCI 310

By susie breier

SOCI 310

Library Workshop slides for SOCI 310 Research Methods course, Concordia, Professor Stuart Leard

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