Login Instructions • Windows Login • User name=Student ID • Password (case sensitive) = • Upper case letter • Lower case letter • Five numerals • One symbol (use the shift key) • ZenWorks Login • CANCEL
Directions • Locate criticism on your work using the Pathfinder • Open tutorials and databases in New Tabs • Library Online Catalog • Gale Literary Index • PVHS Databases • POWER Library Databases • Work through each tutorial and database at your own pace • Complete Search History • Email articles to yourself if time allows
Scroll down to the Pathfinders
Right click to the open the Literature Criticism Research Pathfinderin a New Tab
Click 2. Online Catalog
Open the Online Catalog Tutorial in a new tab.
Click on the Docushare tab to view the tutorial
Click the PVHS Library tab for the online catalog
Remember to renew your book(s) before they are due!
Click Catalog to begin adding resources to your list.
Construct a keyword search combining your author’s name, title, and the truncated keyword crit*
Truncation Truncation found the root word with all possible endings. • Identify root or base spelling of a word • Place an asterisk * at the end of the root • Searches for all forms of the word • e.g. crit* Critical Critically Criticism Criticisms Critique Critic Broadens the Search
Not enough results for your title? • Try searching for criticism on your author in general • Once you find a book on the shelf, you will then need to use the index of the book to locate specific information on your title.
Scroll through the list to see if there are any sources to add to your list
To print your completed list click In This List link from the results list or detailed record screen
I am now in the list Unwanted items may be removed
Back Forward Save Background As Set as Background Copy Background Select All Paste Create Shortcut Add to Favorites… View Source Encoding Print… Print Preview… Refresh Export to Microsoft Excel Properties Right-click to print preview
Your name is in the upper left-hand corner Your list should be 1-2 pages
1. Search for your title, author and crit* as a keyword Remember to try ALL searches! 2. If more sources are needed search for your author with crit* 3. If all else fails, just search for your author using the first and last name!