INST250 Exercise 2
The Literature Search: Database Searching
This exercise is a continuation of Step Three on the Research Process Flowchart - Conducting the
Literature Search. It is recommended that you search two databases accessible via Concordia to lo
Writing Annotations Ask Questions
Author: What are their qualifications such as occupation, education or experience, is the author
qualified to write on this topic?
Purpose: Why is the author doing this research or writing this item.
Audience: What is the
INST250/2 EC 2015
Exercise 1Starting the Research Process
This exercise will have you perform Step 1, Step 2, components of Step 3, and begin the work of Step 4 as
outlined on the Flowchart of the Research Process. These steps will be documented on these
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INST250: Final Assignment (24 marks)
Drawing from the course content and the work that was completed for the three exercises, complete the
following four sections of this assignment. Work must be completed within this document and sav
- to use Boolean operators, phrase searching, truncation and limiting fields.
- to cite a reference APA-style and write a bibliography entry for each type of material?
INST250/4 EC (Winter 2016)
INST250 - Exercise 2- The Literature Search contd
This exercise is a continuation of Step Three on the Research Process Flowchart - Conducting the Literature
Search. It is recommended that you search two datab