ENGLISH 1109 Intensive Reading and Writing

 What are my information choices?  print or digital

  1. Print

                  ATI Library print collection includes books and trade journals (also called periodicals, magazines, serials)         


 2. Digital (electronic, online)

                   ATI Library offers you access to the free web and scholarly databases  and online journals


Why library databases and not just Google?


  Start with Vocational and Career Collection


  Good career free web resources

    Occupational Outlook Handbook 

    Career One Stop

    O Net Online


Need information on issues in agriculture?  Try Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Good free web resources



Evaluating your sources

Keep this in mind: Evaluating your sources

Pacific Northwest tree octopus

Urban Legends and Hoaxes



 Examples of citing quotations from websites like Brainyquote or Goodreads:

Salatin, Joel. "Joel Salatin Quote." BrainyQuote. Xplore, n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2015.

Twain, Mark. "Mark Twain Quote." BrainyQuote. Xplore, n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2015.

Unknown. "Quotelicious - Good Life Quotes." Quotelicious. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2015.

Wilde, Oscar. "Popular Quotes." Goodreads. Amazon, n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2015.