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PSC Library Handbook – Learn about the Library and how to find information


Introduction to Research

 Searching for InformationSearching Narrowing a Topic
Narrowing
Broadening a Topic
Broadening
Finding Full-Text Articles with Citation
Article
Finding a Dissertation or Thesis
dissertation

Selecting Words to Use in Searches: Lexipedia or Visuwords

Type of Sources


Evaluating Information

 C.A.A.R.P. Test
evaluating
 Evaluating Sources – YouTube video created by Western University Libraries

Accessing EBSCO from Off-Campus (PDF) – Created by the School of Professional Studies


 Using the Library