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EDH 6051: Introduction to Higher Education: Home

Research guide for Dr. Propst Cuevas' Fall 2018 course.

Welcome

Library Hours
Boca Raton & Partner Campuses

 

S.E. Wimberly Library
 

Regular Semester Hours (Boca Raton):
See the library schedule for hours during exams, breaks, and holidays.

  • Mon. - Thu.:  7:40 a.m - 2 a.m.
  • Fri.:  7:40 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sat.:  10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sun.:  12:00 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Partner Campus Library Hours:‚Äč

EDH 6051: Introduction to Higher Education

Welcome to the library resource guide for Dr. Propst Cuevas' Fall 2018 EDH 6051 course.The resources contained in this guide will provide you with a starting point for finding information on the topic of your choice. Use the tabs above to access information. Good luck and happy researching!

Objectives

Following this session you should know how to:

  • Use the FAU Library Catalog to locate books and other materials owned by the Library
  • Log into Off Campus Connect (when, how and why)
  • Understand the difference between electronic journals and databases 
  • Become aware of and use the most important databases for conducting literature reviews in the area of higher education
  • Use the "Find It @ FAU" button to connect to full-text articles in different databases 
  • Determine if a periodical is peer-reviewed 
  • Use OneSearch to conduct a search of most of FAU Libraries' online resources in one place
  • Use Web of Science to determine the most-cited articles on a topic
  • Cite your sources
  • Get additional help

 

Subject Guide

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Ken Frankel
Contact:
Wimberly Library, Room 148
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
561-297-0079