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Language Acquisition (21:615:322): Overview

This guide was created specifically for Dr. Jennifer Austin's class - Fall 2019


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This guide was put together with the goal of helping students in Dr. Jennifer Austin's Fall 2019 Language Acquisition course get started with finding peer-reviewed journal articles for their final project.  It is intended to complement and supplement the November 12, 2019 library research instruction session.

By no means is this an exhaustive guide to doing research, so if you have any questions, please get in touch with Bonnie Fong (her contact information is along the right column) or Ask-A-Librarian.

Learning Objectives

Students attending the November 12, 2019 library research session for Dr. Jennifer Austin's Language Acquisition class will learn how to:

  • execute effective searches in indexes/databases such as Academic Search Premier and PsycINFO in order to find peer-reviewed journal articles about their topic 
  • identify the different methods to access the full-text of an article
  • locate APA style citations in Academic Search Premier and PsycINFO

Physical Sciences Librarian

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Bonnie Fong
John Cotton Dana Library

185 University Ave

Newark, NJ 07102-1814

(973) 353-3811

Licensing Information

This guide is copyright-protected, but you are welcome to reuse it as per the license below (click for more details):


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