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Education - LBS 205 (Spring2024)

Basic Library Introduction

Meet your Subject Librarian

Wei Ma

I work with all students, faculty, and staff of College of Education.

Call: (310) 243-2085
My Office: LIB South, Librarian Faculty Offices 2037-G

Meet with me online via Zoom!


LBS 205: Class Outline & Tutorials:

Outline of the Library Presentation: 

It is highly recommended that you view all the videos below if you are a first time learner to access and research for primary research articles.  However, if you have some experience on the area, you can selectively view the sections/videos below.

Section 1: Things to do before starting your Library research:

  1. To learn the difference of Scholarly articles (also called Peer-reviewed) vs. Magazine articles, Click on the Summary: Scholarly articles vs. Magazine articles.

  2. Topic Analysis: To help you understand your topic and do a more effective search for articles, please follow this video: 

Section 2: Search OneSearch for general articles/books: