DVDs, VIDEOS Available to watch in the conference room Sometimes loaned overnight only
MAGAZINES Borrow for two weeks- new ones in plastic covers for use in library only
WHAT NEWSPAPERS DO WE RECEIVE? Winnipeg Free Press (in library use only-use the online version- passwords in the library) The Globe and Mail – in library use only (Canada’s national newspaper) Metro – free copies
How do we find books, DVDS in the library? Use the catalogue on Destiny Look for the blue Destiny-FR icon on the desktop Enter Author, Title or Subject
SEARCHING IN DESTINY USE LIBRARY SEARCH http://libpac/cataloging/servlet/presentadvancedsearchredirectorform.do?l2m=Library%20Search
BORROWING FROM THE LIBRARY 2 weeks Renew if you need longer Watch for overdue lists Pay for lost books You need your Go Card to borrow! Leave any books you don’t want on the tables- don’t reshelve them in the wrong places!
USE THE LIBRARY WIKI http://frclibrary.pbworks.com/ ONLINE RESOURCES CLASS PROJECTS- PATHFINDERS- links for courses RESEARCH TIPS CITATION INFO WHAT TO READ NEW BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY
What are good encyclopedias to use? World Book Online www.worldbookonline.com -good articles and built in dictionary -Also in French and Spanish -Research helps At home use ID: pembina Password: student
Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page Simple English, language translations a starting place only, not a credible source Good External Links to websites “Wikipedia cannot guarantee the validity of the information found here. The content of any given article may recently have been changed, vandalized or altered by someone whose opinion does not correspond with the state of knowledge in the relevant fields”
DATABASES Informations from magazines, newspapers, books, journals and other documents that you can’t find by “Googling” on the free web We pay for subscriptions to this high quality information $$$$$$$$$ Need IDs and passwords to get into them Bookmark available in the library
What databases can we use? http://frclibrary.pbworks.com/w/page/6751878/FrontPage
WHERE CAN I GET RESEARCH HELP? Info Centre in the library for: Works Cited information, Working Bibliographies, Graphic Organizers Ask the librarian firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for a good book? See booklists in the library and on the wiki See displays Ask staff for recommendations Free magazines in the library FRC Shelfari http://www.shelfari.com/o1514457059/shelf http://www.shelfari.com/o1514457059/shelf New arrivals on Destiny Quest
Use your library! Inquiry is asking questions??????? Research is finding answers The library is the place to start!
THE SCAVENGER HUNT BEGINS! Read carefully Questions? Ask Ms Macdonald Good luck!!