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MIS 300…Information Systems- Theory and Practice Library Instruction Session Dr Bee Yew and Matt Lawson, IT Librarian Charles W. Chesnutt Library Tel: 910-672-1546 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Class Objectives Learn how to navigate Chesnutt Library’s Web Pages. Learn how to locate books and journals through the Online catalog (basic and advanced) and Boolean operation Learn how to identify databases and online resources on the subjects of Business and Computer Science Learn how to do database searching using the Database Finder for management topics and articles.
Charles W. Chesnutt Library Traditional and 24 X 7 Access Charles W. Chesnutt Library Traditional and 24 X 7 Access Chesnutt Library Has Over 300,000 Book Titles, Over 2,700 Current Periodical Titles, Over 410 Electronic Journal Titles, Access to Over 11,600 Full-Text Electronic Journal Titles through NC Live, and Over 270 Full-Text Article and Information Databases.
FSU Home Page: http://www.uncfsu.edu For Chesnutt Library Charles Chesnutt Library Link
Library Home Page: http://library.uncfsu.edu Find books Find articles on your topic Find journals by title
Library Home Page: http://library.uncfsu.edu Click on My Library Record Your Library PIN Number Allows You to Access Article and Information Databases Off-Campus and Access Electronic Course Reserves. Once You Have Created Your PIN: You Can Renew Books Online; Request Loans of Books and Articles Through ILLIAD; and Place Hold Requests on Books From UNC-P and UNC-W.
To set up a library pin number, go “Services”, click either “My Library Record” or “Off-Campus Access”
You Can Obtain Books, Articles and Dissertations from Other Schools. Go to Services, Interlibrary Loan and Register for ILLIAD Requests are processed daily, Monday through Friday. Most requested items are received within one week (5-7 days) of the date of your request. Some items may take longer (2-3 weeks) if they cannot be obtained locally.
Library’s Online Catalog: you can find books, journals, videos, documents and more… Search by keyword, author, title, subject, Journal Title
Boolean Operators use OR to expand your search: Management or Supervision or Administration use AND to narrow your search: Management and Ethics SA combine AND and OR: Management and (Ethics or Administration) A ME M E M
Additional Help is Found Under Research Tools, Subject Guides Additional Help is Found on our website Under Research Tools, Subject Guides & Reference Shelf
Subject Guides “Business Management and Management Information”
List of Books, Journals, Databases, Online Resources are available under the Subject guide List of Books, Journals, Databases, Online Resources are available under the Subject guide
Example search: Key word: “Banks” Retrieved 1005 records
Boolean Operator- keyword “Banks and Economy Crisis” Retrieved 11 Records
Subject: Banks and Banking Bring up 292 sub-subjects “Banks and Banking” has 78 items Retrieved 78 under the subject
Advanced Search Selecting Material Type, Location, Language, Published Year Keyword “Banking and finance or economics” (Boolean Operation) Material Type-: Video Recording Material Location- FSU Media Center
Click Journal Finder on library homepage then type in the journal title or keyword “Management”
Library Journals on Management are listed. Click the Computer icon to access the journal online or through database.
Exercises Wilson OmniFile: Find this database and execute a search for CAN-Spam excluding articles which comment heavily on the 1 st amendment. Find the IEEE database and search for articles about hacking biometric security. Lets talk about keywords.
FSU Library Reference Department -Staffed by professional librarians (M.S.L.S.). -Assistance with using reference materials, the online catalog, electronic databases, and basic Internet searching. -Assistance with finding books, journal articles and relevant Web sites. Tel: 672-1585
Business Source Premier Provides full text for more than 2,300 journals Provides full text back to 1965, and searchable cited references back as far as 1998 Complete Company and Industry report
BSP also includes: Market Research Reports Industry Reports Country Reports Company Profiles SWOT Analyses
How to Get Into BSP from library Homepage? Click “Articles and Databases” at library homepage, click “B” or Type the name Type the name BSP Click “B” Or
Basic Search: “Bank of America’s management problem” Limiter 1 : Full Text Limiter 2: Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals
Total: 371993 Full text articles, open the article by clicking the article title or PDF icon
Advanced Keyword Search Fill in the blank search boxes aid in complex or specific searches Limiters (full-text, date, scholarly journals) Expanders Can combine terms together in single line
Select more limiter to narrow down the records from 371993 to 5885 Articles Limiter : Subject Management Limiter: Language: English Limiter: Published Date: Feb 2006- 2009 Limiter: Publication Type: Academic Journal
Company Profiles Company Profiles are provided by Datamonitor- a world-leading business information provider Includes profiles on over 5,000 of the world’s leading companies
Company Profiles ( Located on the top of basic search screen) Browse Alphabetically or Match Any Words
Datamonitor Company Overview Key Facts History Major Products & Services Products & Services Analysis SWOT Analysis
Selecting Company Link (Detail View): Address, Abstract, Products Options: Print, Email, Export, Add to folder
Selecting the Datamonitor link produces the entire report in PDF.
Mergent Online Cover 15,000 companies listed on the NYSE, AMEX Company’s Annual Report Latest SEC Filing Company’s Detail, History, Highlights, Joint Venture, Business, and competitor and more Company’s Up to date Headline News
How to get into Mergent Online: Click M on library’s List Database Titles Alphabetically, select Mergent online or type “Mergent Online” in the box of search database by title or keyword Type Company’s name (i.e. Bank of America)