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Need help with your research?

 

Contact:

Kelly Cannon
Scholarly Communication
and Digital Learning Librarian,
Humanities & Business
Subject Specialist

phone: 484-664-3602
email: kcannon@muhlenberg.edu
 

A.T.

Scholarly books and articles

Some suggested topics with search strategies for locating scholarly articles

1.Developing Self-Awareness
Business Source Complete: "self-awareness" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

2. Managing Stress and Well-Being
Business Source Complete: "stress management" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

3. Solving Problems Analytically and Creatively
Business Source Complete: "problem solving" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

4. Building Relationships by Communicating Supportively
Business Source Complete: "supportive communication" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

5. Gaining Power and Influence
Business Source Complete: "organizational power" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

6. Motivating Performance
Business Source Complete: motivating performance (no quotation marks, then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

7. Negotiating and Resolving Conflict
Business Source Complete: "conflict management" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

8. Empowering and Engaging Others
Business Source Complete: "employee empowerment" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

9. Building Effective Teams and Teamwork
Business Source Complete: "teams in the workplace" AND "team building" (then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

10. Leading Positive Change
Business Source Complete: leading change (no quotation marks, then limit to scholarly peer reviewed)

Tips for accessing and using e-books

Try using the same search terms above (from Business Source Complete), but this time searching in Encompass Search, where the results should be largely e-books.

Citing sources

For tips on citing print and electronic sources, visit Trexler Library's Citation Guides for Print and Electronic Resources.

Or visit the Online Writing Lab at Purdue.

For automated citation, try the shareware Zotero

For help with annotated bibliographies, visit Purdue's Online Writing Lab for definitions and format of an annotation.

Articles and books via interlibrary loan

Articles and books not found in Trexler Library can be ordered on interlibrary loan.