Research Methods

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Books of Interest - Sources 58
Tudor, Dean
Article
2006
Reviews of books about journalism, media, and research.
Dean's Digital World - Sources 58: The Invisible Web
Tudor, Dean
Article
2006
Article about the "invisible Web" or "Deep Web".
How Sources magnifies your Internet visibility
Article
2006
How the high Internet ranking of the Sources Web site helps magnify the public profile of organizations and companies who are listed in Sources.
Sources.com: Portal for Journalists and Writers - The directory for reporters, writers, editors and researchers
Website
1977
Sources is an information portal for journalists, freelance writers, news editors, authors, researchers and journalism students -- and a resource for organizations, institutions, businesses, and ind...
Valuable Clues to Finding What You Need to Know
Diemer, Ulli
Article
Review of books about online research.

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Sources specializes in collecting, indexing, and disseminating information to help journalists, editors, and researchers quickly reach articulate experts and spokespersons who can provide background i...
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SOURCES SELECT Resources, published by Sources, features articles about and reviews of information resources, research techniques, and other issues of interest to journalists and researchers. SOURCES ...

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Finding Answers
The Essential Guide to Gathering Information in Canada
Tudor, Dean
1993
Outlines the essentials of how to find and use information.
Frequently Asked Questions about the Sources Subject Index
Diemer, Ulli
1998
A careful choice of subject headings pays off in leading journalists to you when they need your expertise.
An Intelligent Guide to Intelligent Research
A review of The Oxford Guide to Library Research, by Thomas Mann
Diemer, Ulli
2000
Review of the Oxford Guide to Library Research, a first-rate guide to how to think about research and how to formulate strategies for answering research questions.
The Internet Handbook for Writers, Researchers, and Journalists
McGuire, Mary; Stilborne, Linda; McAdams, Melinda; Hyatt, Laurel
1997
Invisible or Deep Web
What it is, Why it exists, How to find it, and Its inherent ambiguity
Net's one place to go when you need to know
Acharya, Madhavi
1998
Use the Internet to find information - but don't use it as your only source, and don't automatically trust everything you read.
The Oxford Guide to Library Research
Mann, Thomas
1998
An overview of little-known but powerful strategies used by librarians and information specialists, with clear explanations of fundamental methods searching.
The Oxford Guide to Library Research - Review
1998
An excellent guide to doing research, explaining research methods and strategies and their strengths and weaknesses of. See review in Sources Select Resources.
ResearchBuzz
News about search engines, databases, and other information collections.
Yahoo! to the Max
An Extreme Searchers Guide
Hock, Randolph
2005
A reader-friendly guide to online research, communications, investments, and e-commerce through the Yahoo portal.

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Sources Select Resources
Reviews and information about print and online resources for journalists and researchers
Website
1977
Reviews and information about print and online resources for journalists and researchers.