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MCC New Student Seminar: Getting Ready for Research

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1. Session Goals

Session Goals

1. Get comfortable navigating the building
      Discover key spaces, services, and how to get research help

2. Get acquainted with the "scholarly conversation" concept
      Notice how scholars engage in "conversation" through their research and writing.

3. Get familiar with research databases
      Use a core database and a journal finder tool to follow a scholarly conversation.

Lesson plan


2. Joining the Scholarly Conversation

Joining the Scholarly Conversation

Credits: Kishwaukee College Library, Tim Lockman.

What is a Scholarly Journal?

What is a Scholarly Journal?

What is a Database?

What is a Database?

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