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CIS 130--Winter Term, 2020: Overview

by Cindy L. Yonovich

RESEARCH STRATEGY

Library Resources to use for your assignment—
  • Report Databases--
    • Concise, factual, up-to-date resources for overview & background
    • Use the report databases to help you develop a topic
  • Article Databases—
    • Sources include magazines, newspapers & journals (including peer-reviewed)
    • To find current, cutting edge information and research
  • Internet Sources—
    • Online information to identify, update & expand information 
    • Evaluate each site carefully for credibility
  • MCCC Library Site--
    • To find books and DVDs
    • Use for additional info--look at Table of Contents & the Index
  • Reference Databases & Books—
    • For overview information, definitions, historical perspective, & statistics
    • Handbooks, dictionaries, and encyclopedias online or in print

Report Databases--to help you develop a topic

Article Databases--for current, cutting edge info & research

Internet Sources--for additional info

MCCC Library Site for books & DVDs

Reference Sources--database & books for definitions, background, etc.

CIS 130/ Winter Term, 2020