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Some Information from AT&T Education - 21 st Century Literacies http://www.kn.pacbell.com/wired/21stcent/ Choosing the Right Resource
Dictionary What resource do I use if I want to… define a word?
Atlas What resource do I use if I want to… find a map?
Phone Book What resource do I use if I want to… find the phone number of the local movie theater?
Encyclopedia What resource do I use if I want to… find basic information about my topic?
Book of Quotations What resource do I use if I want to… find a quote?
Biography What resource do I use if I want to… find information about a person's life and work ?
Index What resource do I use if I want to… find the contents of magazines, journals, newspapers, etc.
Almanac What resource do I use if I want to… find information about trends in the weather for the coming year?
Readers Guide to Periodical Literature What resource do I use if I want to… find a magazine article about my research topic?
Bibliography What resource do I use if I want to… find list of reference materials, usually about the same topic or by the same author, used in research ?
Copyright What is… the document that grants exclusive right to publish and sell literary or musical or artistic work ?
Card Catalogue What resource do I use if I want to… find a listing of all the books in a library ?
Newspaper What resource do I use if I want to… find an article about something that just happened ?
Periodical What resource do I use if I want to… Find an article that appeared in a magazine ?
Thesaurus What resource do I use if I want to… find a synonym for a word ?
Nonfiction What kind of book do I read if I want to read… works portraying events which actually occurred and/or characters who actually existed ?
Journal What type of periodical is… dedicated to a particular subject ?
Nonfiction Notes #1. Nonfiction Writing that deals with actual real events, people, places, things, and ideas.
Reference Portfolio By: YourName 4 th Grade School Year.
Types of Reference Sources If you are finding information there are several ways to do this..
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Alabama Virtual Library A World of Knowledge at Your Fingertips.
Locating Information and Reference Sources Review Quiz.
Research Papers Locating Your Sources. Two Kinds of Sources Primary source: original text, document, interview, speech, or letter (it is the text itself)
Reference Sources Print Online Library References 8Almanac 8Atlas 8Biographical Dictionary 8Dictionary/Unabridged Dictionary 8Geographical Dictionary.
The Research Process Library Resources What is available in your Library?
The sources Encyclopedia: book or set of books containing articles on various topics, usually in alphabetical arrangement, covering all branches of knowledge.
Basic Reference Resources Park View High School Library Media Center Prepared by Candace Main Rush Library Media Specialist.
Literary genres: nonfiction
Research/ Reference Skills
Possible Research Sources Stage #2 Which resources are the best to use for my topic or project?
General Reference Books
Grammar Reference Materials
Using and Choosing Reference Sources
Where Can I Find Information?
The Power of Research. Choose a topic Create Research Questions Highlight important words or phrases to use as keywords to search for Prepare.
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