Introduction to Global Politics (POSC 2200): Home-POSC 2200
Library Research Essentials (LRE)
The LRE is a short online tutorial designed to help learners understand the principles of library research and build basic library research skills. It has 3 sections: Concepts, Planning, and Searching.
Please note: it is highly recommended that you work through all sections of the tutorial as you begin research for your assignments.
- Citation Style Guides (MUN Library)Follow this link to see the Library's citation style guides, including Chicago style
- Citation Style Guides (Purdue University)Alternative citation guide from Purdue Writing Lab.
Setting up Zotero
The link above will show you how to install Zotero, and how to start adding citations.
Please note: download Zotero before you start the scavenger hunt assignment.
- Creating a bibliography in Zotero (2:05)This video (from MGH Institute) shows you how to select a citation style and create a bibliography from Zotero. For the scavenger hunt, use Chicago Manuel of Style 17th ed. (author date)
- Writing an Annotated Bibliography (from U of T)These links take you to pages that will give suggestions of how to write annotated bibliographies.
Finding the Library Website
This link will take you to the main page of the MUN Library website.
From this page, you can access OneSearch (the Library catalogue), all the Library databases, citation style guides, Library contact info and more
- Political Science (POSC) DatabasesThis link takes you to a list of all of the Library's Political Science-related databases. If you are not on campus, you will need to sign in with your MUN credentials before you can access the dataabses.
- All Subject GuidesThis link takes you to a list of other subject guides, for POSC and all other disciplines.