Activity 1: Purpose and appropriateness of information sources
Activity 2: Evaluate these three sources using the CRAAP rubric
Activity 3: Using Library Search and Google Scholar to find information about glow sticks
Google Scholar (Note this is the Monash University Library customised version which includes "Check for full text" links for easy access to subscribed resources)
(Not covered during library session):
Chemwatch is one of the world's largest supplier of independently researched MSDS (Material safety data sheets) and other related documents.
MSDS Australia Online collection of over 25,000 Australian material safety data sheets. The aim is to provide NOHSC compliant MSDS's to the Australian public to foster the safe use of chemicals and other products.
For more information see Databases by Subject: Occupational health and safety
Identifies 3 publication types and how to find them.
Briefly demonstrates Google Scholar Advanced search form techniques such as searching by file type using tourism examples