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BCH 467: Analytical Biochemistry Library Lab: Getting Started

Subjects: Sciences

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Use this guide throughout the semester for links to the recommended resources for your lab reports.  

Classes on September 29 thru October 1 will cover ...

  • Introduction (5-10 mins)
    • Review of this BCH467 library guide
    • Authoritative sources: the CRAAP Test
  • Databases (20-30 mins)
    Demonstration of the strengths, weaknesses, and special features of literature indexes; importing citations into RefWorks:
    • Library One Search
    • Web of Science 
    • SciFinder
  • Citing Your Sources  (5-10 mins)
    • Creating a bibliography using RefWorks 
    • The important elements of a citation
    • Resources to help you format your citations
  • Evaluating Your Search Results (20-30 minutes)
    • Document Types and their Content  
    • Exercise: What is it and why do I care?

Learning Objectives

At the end of this library session, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the types of information found in the ASU Libraries database
  • Choose the appropriate databases for their information needs
  • Construct a reference citation in the Journal of Biological Chemistry style

Your Instruction Librarians

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Linda Shackle
Room 251 Noble Library
Tempe campus

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Sam Dyal
Room 251 Noble Library
Tempe campus

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