BIBLIOGRAPHIC MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
At the Download page: https://www.zotero.org/download/
- Zotero 5.0 for your Windows/Mac desktop
- Zotero Connector for your browser (CHROME)
Course guide for review:
Today's course guide:
RESOURCES FOR YOU
- Indexing "on the go" with Citation Software: Zotero
- Lit Reviews and Overviews
- Article Databases & Search Strategies
Citation chasing and tracing
- Getting stuff - from Concordia and beyond
- Open Access Journals
- Getting Help
How can I locate articles that capture sociological
understandings of a topic, set it in context and list "core" works related to it?
for example, find sociological articles about:
corrections / incarceration
citizenship / migration
state your potential topic
and find related lit reviews and overviews
From your Focus Group Assignment description:
Deliverable # 2 - a concise literature review describing research done around your topic, and where your project fits in.
how does your topic fit into the larger picture?
Searching for dissertations:
A) How many Concordia theses from the Sociology & Anthropology department include the term decolonization?
B) Can you find Alejandro Hernandez's M.A. Thesis from Simon Fraser University?
A) In a world with a 'Discovery Search' ANDGoogle Scholar in it, why use anything else for your research, such as smaller subject-specific library databases?
B) What are some ways you can FIND subject-specific databases?
LIT REVIEW JOURNALS
Number of search results
Number of search words
LIBRARY CATALOGUE (BOOKS)
Search Strategies in Article Databases:
Can you create a bibliography in APA format for the citations you have saved in your Zotero so far?
Can you create a Group Library in Zotero and invite your group members in this class to share the library?
Citation chasing and tracing:
A) Have authors citing Leanne Simpson's Dancing on our Turtle's Back also written about food sovereignty ?
GETTING YOUR HANDS ON THE FULL TEXT OF ITEMS:
After a very successful conference presentation of yours, the editors of Sociology Mind journal invite you to submit your paper for publication.
Question: How should you proceed?
Open Access Journals:
Answer: Run like the wind!
How can you access the following:
Chew, Dolores. "Feminism and Multiculturalism in Quebec: An/Other Perspective." Canadian Woman Studies 27.2 (2009): 84-92
And can you find and access this?
Archer, M. S. (1990). "Resisting the revival of relativism." In Globalization, Knowledge & Society: Readings from International Sociology (pp. 19-33). London: Sage Publications.
a) Is it really possible that we don't have it?
Your prof keeps mentioning Simon Springer's Handbook of Neoliberalism, which you can't seem to find.
b) If so, what can I do to get my hands on it?
AskUs desk: Mon 4-5, Tues 12-2, Fri 1-2
Tuesdays: Sociology Lab H-1132, 3-5 pm
SOCI 415 Field Research Library Workshop
By susie breier