a Keyword Search Now let us look at keyword search steps Step 1 At the library

A keyword search now let us look at keyword search

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(a) Keyword Search Now let us look at keyword search steps: Step 1: At the library portal, click on „Search Database‰ icon to access EBSCOhost database (see Figure 3.34). Figure 3.34: Click at „Search Database‰ icon 3.8 Copyright © Open University Malaysia (OUM)
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TOPIC 3 DIGITAL LIBRARY 142 Step 2: Type „EBSCOhost „ in „Search‰ column (see Figure 3.35). Figure 3.35: Type in „ebscohost‰ in the search column to access EBSCOhost database Copyright © Open University Malaysia (OUM)
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TOPIC 3 DIGITAL LIBRARY 143 Step 3: Select the relevant database, for example, EBSCOhost: Academic Source Complete. Click on „Connect to Database‰ link (see Figure 3.36). Figure 3.36: Click on „Connect to Database‰ link to access the database Copyright © Open University Malaysia (OUM)
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TOPIC 3 DIGITAL LIBRARY 144 Step 4: Type the keyword „Web marketing‰ in the search box and click on „Search‰ button (see Figure 3.37). Figure 3.37: Type keywords and select appropriate search type Step 5: To choose an academic journal, under „Source Types‰, tick „Academic Journals‰ (see Figure 3.38). All academic journal articles in „Web marketing‰ will be listed. Figure 3.38: Tick on „Academic Journals‰ to get a list of academic journals on Web marketing Copyright © Open University Malaysia (OUM)
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TOPIC 3 DIGITAL LIBRARY 145 Step 6: Select articles to read by clicking on „PDF Full Text‰ or „HTML Full Text‰ (see Figure 3.39). Click on diskette icon to save or printer icon to print the article. Figure 3.39: Click „PDF Full Text‰ or „HTML Full Text‰ to open full text of the article Step 7: You may need to install Adobe Acrobat Reader to enable you to view the PDF in full text. (b) Title Search Let us search the following article: Susan Danby, Catherine Thompson, Maryanne Theobald and Karen Thorpe. ChildrenÊs strategies for making friends when starting school . Australasian Journal of Early Childhood , 37 (2), 63 ă 71, Jun 2012. Let us follow the steps: Step 1: After you clicked at „Connect to Database‰ (see previous Figure 3.36), type the title of the article „Children's strategies for making friends when starting school‰ and then click „Advanced Search‰ (see Figure 3.40). Copyright © Open University Malaysia (OUM)
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TOPIC 3 DIGITAL LIBRARY 146 Figure 3.40: Type the title of the article and click on „Advanced Search‰ Step 2: Choose „TI Title‰ at drop-down menu. Then click at „Search‰ button (see Figure 3.41). Figure 3.41: Type the article title and choose „Title‰ field Copyright © Open University Malaysia (OUM)
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TOPIC 3 DIGITAL LIBRARY 147 SEARCHING IN THE INTERNET Last but not least, let us learn on how to search using the Internet. Take note that when searching for information on the Internet, you need to apply certain search strategies by using different tools. This subtopic will take you further on the journey of searching for information on the Internet. Let us continue the lesson.
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