Bibliographic Search Instruction
"Follow the money." Mark Felt, AKA "Deep Throat"
Search Engines: Pop/Com (Ad-Results, "Pushed" ads) Pop/Scholarly (tuition) Scholarly (tuition)
Google, Yahoo, DogPile Ebsco, WilsonWeb, Infotrack JSTOR OLLI
Databases: Maker-submitted + "bots"/"spiders" Pop. & Scholarly Pub indices Peer-rev. field indices
Keyword (anywhere), Advanced (Boolean) Advanced AU/TI/KW/Subject Advanced AU/TI/KW/Subject
The Ladder of Expertise--using intermediary scholarly dictionaries and encyclopedias to build your ability to read original scholarly research. Report Structure--for your conference on Friday, you should have made serious written progress on at least parts 1 and 2.
Research Project Q and A from Previous Students--before you ask, read this and see if they have not anticipated your question.