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  • Turabian Tutorial: Test Your Knowledge
    Mississippi TUTORIAL MAIN MENU Table of Contents Tutorial Objectives Pre Test Introduction to Turabian Style Formatting Your Paper Citing Sources in Turabian Style In text References Notes footnotes endnotes Creating a Bibliography Final Review and Post Test Turabian s A

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/legacy/tutorials/turabian/tutorialindexTur.html (2016-02-17)
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  • Module 3 Frame Estruction
    adolescents or teenagers and abortion B Truncation and Wildcard You can use a truncation device or a wildcard to find plurals various spellings and different endings for a keyword This will improve your search results by including all the possible spellings of your keyword Example teen will find teen teens teenager teenagers or teenaged and wom n will find woman or women Note whereas ANNA uses the dollar sign as a truncation device many article databases use an asterisk Practice Session For this practice session let s continue our search for articles on abortion If we keyword search for the word abortion only we will get thousands of citations It is important to add several keywords to limit our search results to the type of information that is relevant to our needs In this case let s look for information about laws related to teenagers and abortion 1 In the Find box type the keywords for our search about laws relating to teenagers and abortion abortion and law and teenagers Be sure to join each word or phrase with and Click Search 2 With these search terms we get 50 or more results Though this is a good number it s not all of the records that we COULD retrieve since the computer is looking only for the words we gave it teenagers but not teens or teenager and law but not legal or laws Go back up to the main search box to revise the search 3 Type abortion and teen and law or legal Click Search This has now expanded the search to over 130 items The result screen will show the first 10 records There should be a link at the top or bottom of the page to move to the next list of records 4 The result screen only gives a brief citation for each article View an abstract or summary of the article by clicking on the highlighted article title In some databases the link to the abstract may be located under View Complete Record Quiz Question 2 Truncating the word legal will search for all the following words except legal legally legality legacy Return to Table of Contents 5 Getting the Article A Checking for Full Text Availability If the database is listed as containing some full text articles the articles will not be displayed in the initial result list You will be able to tell if the full text of the article is available by looking at the initial result list however You may see a highlighted link to the full text of the article or a link to View Complete Record Remember that many article databases look different from one another depending on their company of origin Full text articles may appear in PDF format which requires Adobe Acrobat to read HTML format text only or sometimes both B Checking the Library s Holdings If the article is not available in full text and you need that article you can use the

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/legacy/tutorials/module3frame.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    13 Research Literature on the Web 14 Quiz 8 9 and 10 15 Post Test Welcome to the Research Literature Basics Tutorial This tutorial provides an overview of academic research literature for nursing students After completing the tutorial you will have a better understanding of the types of scholarly sources and how to identify them as well as how to determine whether a particular web based resource is a reliable

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/help/tutorials/nursingtut.html (2016-02-17)
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  • - Special Collections The University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    Using the Genealogy Vertical File Index Using the Finding Aid Guides for Historical Manuscripts Videos Special Collections Overview Historical Manuscripts and University Archives Mississippiana Collection Overview General Special Collections Rare Books De Grummond Collection Digital Collections Ezra Jack Keats Collection H A Margret Rey Collection Kate Greenaway Collection 16th century Antiphoner Fore edge Painting Miss Southern Handbook Saturday Night Live Script Contact Webmaster The University of Southern Mississippi Library Home

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/spcol/spcol_tut.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    Site Map FAQ How do I find items The questions on this page will help you find items at University Libraries How do I find a reserve item How do I find resources by subject How do I find articles How do I find a reserve item How do I find books How do I find media audiovisuals How do I find dissertations or theses How do I find genealogy

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/help/how_do_i_faq/find_items_faq.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    What services are available to faculty What services are available to retired faculty What services are available to alumni What services are available for non USM students and employees How do I access electronic resources from off campus remote access How do I send a fax How do I make photocopies and print at University Libraries How do I find a typewriter to use How do I learn more about

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/help/how_do_i_faq/services_faq.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    services that are not provided by the library This page lists some of those frequently asked questions about related services How do I login to the computers in University Libraries How do I access the Internet using my own computer Where can I find test preparation materials How do I arrange for a proctored exam How do I get information about the Speaking Center How do I get information about

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/help/how_do_i_faq/non_library_services_faq.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    the results of the Library Summit held in fall 2005 How do I get a campus map showing the University Libraries in Hattiesburg How do I get floor maps for the University Libraries How do I find information about one of the USM libraries or collections How do I find information about University Libraries departments How do I make a donation to University Libraries How do I find information about

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/help/how_do_i_faq/about_faq.html (2016-02-17)
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