Sample Topic: Prison Tattoos
Look at results.
Ask: What are these things? Journal Articles, Books, etc.
How do you know this is a journal article?
Teach them to identify journal articles---citations have a volume/issue, pagination, name of journal, article title, etc.
Show them the different things they will encounter when they click Full text Online
Some go directly to the article
Some go to an intermediate page (Findit@MU page)
Show them print and e-book citations
Print book: Availability, location, call number
Click on title of the book---go over the book record in the UM LIBRARIES CATALOG (Additional info in the UM LIBRARIES CATALOG: Publisher, Text call number, TOC, etc.)
Important Limits: Scholarly publication, including peer review; date, etc.
Review Question: What is peer-reviewed? Peer-reviewed journals require that articles are read and evaluated by a panel of experts in the field before they are accepted for publication.
Go back to Gateway; show drop down menu of “Limits” for Summon@MU