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Guide for Darton State College BSN Students
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Guide for topics and materials of interest for the Darton State College Quality Enhancement Plan
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Use Advanced Search and check box next to SUBJECT Disciplines or Refine Results to filter for book catalogs, specific databases etcetera for Best Results. Beware of issues with CITE links-especially web vs print and check the citations against examples at http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/ (MLA), http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ (APA), and http://www.ivcc.edu/uploadedFiles/library/PDFs/MLA%207th%20Gale%20citations.pdf(MLA Gale Resources PDF).
How Do I?
Question 1: How do I get my Library PIN and get into my Library Account to get the GALILEO password?
Answer 1: Watch the video at http://real.darton.edu/DCwebsite/library/LargeWeb/GILFindAcct/GIFindAcct.html (Close Captioning available)
Question 2: I have a research paper/project due requiring print and GALILEO resources. How do I do research?
Answer 2: Check out the (PDF) Research Handout at http://www.darton.edu/~dclib/docs/OnlineResearch2013.pdf for suggestions on searching GIL-Find for books and GALILEO for articles plus using both resources to get automatic citations. The Research Handout offers help for all types of research projects from literary criticism papers to speech presentations. See Also Graduate/nursing Research Help at http://www.darton.edu/~dclib/docs/201402-GraduateOnlineResearch.pdf
Question 3: How do I check out a book?
Answer 3: You find the book (often by searching GIL-Find), go to the shelf (you may text the information from GIL-Find to your cell phone), bring the book and your school ID to the front desk and check it out there.
How To Videos
- Video Orientation on using your Darton Student Library account to get your Library PIN and access the GALILEO password LINK:.http://real.darton.edu/DCwebsite/library/LargeWeb/GILFindAcct/GIFindAcct.html
- Video on GALILEO Discover Search using Academic Sources, APA Style