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By Barbara Wood Borne

Hand them this easy-to-use, complete consultant to learning a hundred well known learn papers, and highschool scholars gets off on course on their examine papers. Designed by means of a reference and younger grownup librarian to be used in her library, this consultant saves either pupil and librarian time and is a shortcut to potent examine. each one photocopyable advisor may help the coed to find print and nonprint information regarding the subject, slender the scope of the paper, and locate similar themes. this may lessen scholar frustration within the study approach and introduce the scholar to the whole scope of fabrics the library has to provide at the subject. every one consultant serves not just as a map to library assets yet as an overview of library learn procedures.From abortion to early life gangs, the a hundred subject publications are geared up into sections on technology and know-how, social matters, social reviews, and biography. each one advisor incorporates a pill description of the subject, name numbers for shelf shopping, topic headings, pamphlet dossier resources, reference fabrics, ebook and CD-ROM periodical indexes, on-line databases, key terms and descriptors to exploit in looking indexes and databases, an inventory of videotapes at the subject, fiction on the subject of the subject, organisations to touch for additional info, feedback for narrowing the subject, and recommendations for comparable themes. as well as the courses, an appendix of aids to analyze can assist scholars with note-taking, bibliographic citations, and digital database looking out. The booklet is carefully listed for simple entry of subject info through scholars and librarians. when you use those subject courses you are going to ask yourself the way you and your scholars ever acquired alongside with no them.

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Resources on this topic are not limited to those described and availability will depend upon the individual library. Feel free to ask a librarian for assistance. < previous page page_21 next page > < previous page page_22 next page > Page 22 Oceanography BACKGROUND The science that involves all aspects of the ocean, oceanography includes the scientific study of marine life, seawater, ocean floor, waves, tides, and currents. Oceanographers also investigate the oceans’ vast resources and their potential use to man.

FICTION BOOKS RELATING TO TOPIC Crichton, Michael. Jurassic Park, 1990. McCaffrey, Anne. Powers That Be , 1993. Sanders, Scott R. The Engineer of Beasts, 1992. NATIONAL ORGANIZATION TO CONTACT FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Genetics Society of America, 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814–3998. SUGGESTIONS FOR NARROWING THIS TOPIC Analyze the dangers of genetic engineering. Comment on in vitro fertilization. Discuss the ethical aspects of cloning, gene therapy, or sex preselection. Investigate the benefits of genetic engineering.

Old Age in Myth and Symbol: A Cultural Dictionary, 1991. Roy, F. Hampton, and Charles Russell. The Encyclopedia of Aging and the Elderly , 1992. , and Renee Schick, ed. Statistical Handbook on Aging Americans, 1994, 1994. PERIODICAL INDEXES TO SEARCH (BOOKS OR CD-ROMS) EBSCO Magazine Article Summaries InfoTrac NewsBank and other newspaper indexes Readers’ Guide to Periodical Literature < previous page page_42 next page > < previous page page_43 next page > Page 43 SIRS (Social Issues Resources Series) WILSONDISC ONLINE DATABASES TO SEARCH America Online CompuServe Dialog Internet Prodigy KEY WORDS AND DESCRIPTORS FOR PERIODICAL INDEX AND ONLINE SEARCHES Aged Aging Elderly Geriatrics Gerontology Old age VIDEOTAPES ON THIS TOPIC Final Choices.

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