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Research Therapy: What's an Annotated Bibliography?
 
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It's that time of the semester -- papers and other types of research are being assigned. Today we explore a research assignment you might not be familiar with: the annotated bibliography. Photo Credit: "What's your favorite color?" by Samyra Serin (http://www.flickr.com/photos/samyra_serin/4267428180/) We want your feedback! What do you think of this video? Fill out a quick survey to let us know what you think: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/J9QWNY8
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Types of Information Sources
 
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In this video you will learn: 00:23 The difference between primary, secondary, and tertiary sources. 01:19 When to use different sources including newspapers, magazines, journal articles, books, reference sources, and websites.
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Using Google Scholar to Find Full-Text Articles Through CSUN
 
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Have you ever used Google Scholar and found an article you want, only to discover you can only get the abstract? This tutorial will show how to use Google Scholar to find out if CSUN has access to the full-text of an article.
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Research Therapy: Types of Information Sources
 
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This short video describes what primary, secondary and tertiary sources are. It also discusses in detail the difference between newspaper, magazine and scholarly journal articles, as well as books, reference and web sources.
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Oviatt Library eNews: CSUN Cat People
 
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Squirrels aren’t the only wildlife living in the trees and shrubbery that surround the Oviatt. A small population of feral felines is lovingly cared for by the CSUN Cat People, a volunteer organization that also works to help educate the community.
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Research Therapy: Finding an Online Journal Article From a Citation
 
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Think that citation looks like a bunch of code that you can't decipher? Watch this video to learn how to figure out what type of resource is being cited and how to find it using the Oviatt Library databases.
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Citing Your Sources
 
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In this video you will learn: 00:22 Why you should cite. 01:11 When you should cite. 01:52 Where you can find citation help for your particular style.
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Evaluating Websites
 
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In this video you will learn: How to determine if a website is a good source for your assignment.
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Business Resources: Company and Industry Research
 
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This short 5 minute video provides an overview of how to utilize the Oviatt Library's business databases for company and industry research.
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Librarian Help Through Moodle - Oviatt Library Message in a Minute
 
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CSUN faculty can work with librarians to provide research help to their students in Moodle.
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How does Food Relate to your Understanding of Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders Heritage
 
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This is a video created to celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Month (AAPI) Heritage Month at the Oviatt Library with SFV-based restaurateurs and food bloggers. Special thanks to Videographer Tim Bochen and Learning Commons Coordinator Eva Cohen from CSUN Creative Media Studio (CMS). More info can be found library.csun.edu/events/aapi-home-cooked.
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Research Therapy: The Info-Cycle
 
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In our last session, you learned how to recognize different types of information. This time, we're going to talk about how information is created and how to identify what information types suit your purpose. It's the Circle of Information!
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Research Therapy: Topic Exploration
 
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A short tutorial on stategies for narrowing your research topic, as well as library resources that can help when you're just beginning your research. We want your feedback! What do you think of this video? Fill out a quick survey to let us know what you think: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/J9QWNY8
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Course Reserves - Oviatt Library Message in a Minute
 
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CSUN faculty can place items on reserve at the Oviatt Library's website.
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WISE: Women in Science and Engineering
 
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The Women in Science and Engineering endowment, also known as WISE, was established at California State University, Northridge in 2009 through the generosity of Dr. Bonnie Campbell, Professor Emerita. The WISE endowment encourages women to build or advance their careers in science and engineering through events and activities that increase the understanding, recognition, and appreciation of women's achievements in these fields.
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Accessing e-Books & Google Books
 
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In this tutorial you will learn: 00:08 How to access an e-Book from the Oviatt Library 00:42 How to preview books on Google books and get them from the Oviatt Library.
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Research Therapy: Topic Exploration
 
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Strategies for exploring research topics, as well as tips on how to narrow your topic and develop a research questions.
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Research Therapy: Reference Managers
 
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Do some citation spring cleaning- with reference managers. This session of Research Therapy will introduce 5 free tools that will help you get your act together.
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3D Printing
 
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Darth Vader finds out about the Creative Media Studio's 3D printer.
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Learning Commons Time Lapse (Teaser)
 
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A teaser for the time lapse video that captured the construction of the new CSUN Learning Commons. Recorded Summer 2013. Music: Tchakare Kanyembe - Track 08 - Live at Sacred Fire
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CSUN Gems - Oviatt Library
 
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CSUN Gems takes a closer look at some of the hidden places inside the Oviatt Library. Directed and edited by Colton Walter, with additional editor James Castellanos, produced by Meghan Grimes and Sara Shahry.
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Module 4.1: Open Data Overview
 
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Description
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Library Lectures - Oviatt Library Message In A Minute For Faculty
 
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Introducing OneSearch
 
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Learn how to use OneSearch to loacte books, articles, videos and more!
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Why Does Black History Matter?
 
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From February to March 2018, the Oviatt Library Black History Month Committee gathered comments on why Black history matters from CSUN students, staff, and faculty as well as Los Angeles community members. The project’s goal was to capture and preserve snapshots of contemporary experience in honor of Black History Month.
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CSU Resource Sharing
 
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Learn how to find material through CSU+ Resource Sharing.
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The Creative Media Studio
 
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What the CMS has to offer!
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The Learning Commons
 
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Introduction to the Learning Commons at the CSUN Oviatt Library.
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Remembering Karin
 
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A video tribute to Karin Durán.
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Make Your Space - Oviatt Library
 
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Make Your Space Yours in the Oviatt Library. There are multiple resources within the library for you to utilize in your own personal way. Filmed and Edited by: Josh Valle Titles by: Tim Bochen Music by: Michael Apruzzese Special thanks to: Isaac Hernandez, Erwin Davis, Antony Khalil, Troi Benson, Bhagesh Jain, Sam Thacker, Daniel Reyes, Abelardo Lopez, and Quinton Cameron
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Learning Commons Time Lapse (Full-Length)
 
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The extended time lapse video that captured the construction of the new CSUN Learning Commons. Recorded Summer and Fall 2013. Music: Tchakare Kanyembe - Track 08 - Live at Sacred Fire
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Web Of Science - Oviatt Library Message in a Minute
 
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Oviatt Library's extended hours for finals
 
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Thanks to generous funding from the Campus Quality Fee, the Oviatt will have extended hours during, and right before, finals. The Library's hours are posted here: http://library.csun.edu/LibraryHours.php
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How to use a Finding Aid at the Oviatt Library
 
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A short video on using Finding Aids at the Oviatt Library to find sources in Special Collections and Archives.
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The Oviatt Library and WISE present STEM: Education Challenges and Career Opportunities
 
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Video of the full proceedings of the Oviatt Library Event STEM: Education Challenges and Career Opportunities featuring: Dr. Rebecca Gottlieb -Engineering Director at Medtronic Dr. Susan Belgrad - CSUN professor Karen Moran - NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Alicia Villarreal - U.S. Department of Labor Julie Gainsburg - CSUN faculty member Jenniffer Coronado - Nestlé
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Learning Commons - Oviatt Library Message in a Minute
 
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Quiet in the Oviatt?
 
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Where to go when you want quiet study space in the Library. (btw, you can text us to let us know if it's too loud in the quiet areas: http://library.csun.edu/Services/TALFAQ )
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Search Strategy
 
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The Place To Be - Oviatt Library Message in a Minute
 
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Research Therapy: Using Lynda.com
 
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This short video describes what type of videos are available on Lynda.com. As well as how CSUN students, faculty, and staff can access this resource.
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Interlibrary Loan -  Oviatt Library Message In A Minute For Faculty
 
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