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Research guide to support the design project for the engineering honors class

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 CSULB Library Home Page From here you can access "Databases by Title" or "Databases by Topic" (go to Engineering)   

                  

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Research & Publication Cycle

This diagram, "Scientific Literature" by K. Subramanyam (p.394) originated from Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science (New York, 1979, Allan Kent and Harold Lancour, eds.).  A copy of the diagram can be found at http://www.unm.edu/~unmvclib/handouts/scienceresearchpublication.jpeg

Engineering Librarian

Hema Ramachandran
Contact:
Summer Office hours:
Wednesday 2-5pm
And by appointment.
(EN2-109)
Away from campus June 9-18

Terms

Database

Citation

Abstract

Call Number

Peer Reviewed

Journal

DOI

Cited Reference Search

Database -searchable list of article titles and abstracts

Citation - identifying information of an article (title, author, etc.)

Abstract - summary of an article found at the beginning and in databases

Call Number - Number of the spine of a book or journal determining its place on the shelf

Peer Reviewed - A premium quality journal article that has been reviewed by others knowledgeable in the field prior to publication

Journal - a published collection of articles (previously in print, now frequently online only)

DOI (Digital Object Identifier): a unique identifier for an object such as an online article or technical report.

Cited Reference Searching - Find other scholarly sources that reference the citation.

 

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Evaluating quality of journals