Tips_for_Doing_Research--SFSU_library_web_page

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Tips for Doing Research Step 1. Go the SFSU library web page:  http://www.library.sfsu.edu/ Search for books Step 1. Check book catalog: on left hand side, click Library Catalog http://opac.sfsu.edu/ Step 2: type in the key word for your topic and find books that are related to your  research topic. Request the books and pick them up at the library. Remember that it will  take one to two days before books are ready for pick-up. Search for Journal articles  Step 1: go to  http://www.library.sfsu.edu/ Step 2: Select Articles and Databases  Step 3: Under header “Most Useful Databases” select JSTOR Step 4: Once you’re in the JSTOR database, do a key word search.
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Unformatted text preview: Here you will be able to download the PDF file of the articles to save and/or print. Other databases Step: You can go to “Subjects” and select “Asian American Studies” (or other subjects that is related to your topic) and find articles in the databases. Tip: click the “Full Text” option so that it will only show you articles that you can get the full text for in the database. Remember: If you run into problems or have questions, ask the librarian Ann Shadwick ( [email protected] ) You can make an appointment and go to the library annex and see her for individual assistance....
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