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1 Finding Primary and Secondary Resources Online School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies Jo Gardner: Bodleian Social Science Librarian and Subject Consultant for Politics & International Relations Craig Finlay: Reader Services Librarian,

2 Then click on training materials archive

3 Finding your way around.. SOLO, OxLIP+, OU E-Journals

4 Defining sources A primary source is a work not based on or derived from another source (e.g. contemporary records, data & statistics, conference papers, photographs, working papers). A secondary source includes the use, analysis, interpretation of other sources. A tertiary source is an index and/or consolidation of other sources. LOMBARD, E Primary and Secondary Sources. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 36, 3, pp

5 Primary, Secondary, Tertiary Sources Primary Source Posters from the Russian Civil War [ ] Secondary Source Tertiary Source Journal article about Russian emigres and the development of an international refugee regime Encyclopaedia of Russian and Soviet history

6 To browse for Primary Resources: Use OxLIP+

7 News (Global Sources) Huge aggregated databases containing thousands of sources. Includes BBC Worldwide Monitoring Use for broad sweep or to find specific sources. Nexis UK Factiva Ethnic NewsWatch (non-mainstream press) Financial Times (Requires registration) Foreign Broadcast Information Service ( )

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9 News (Archives of Individual Titles) In ProQuest Guardian, Observer ( ) New York Times, ( ) Wall Street Journal (1984-Current) Washington Post ( ) Separately: Daily Mirror The Economist ( ) Financial Times archive The Times Digital Archive, 1785 to 2007

10 News (Regional some examples) Africa: All Africa China: China Core Newspapers Database India: Times of India archive (ProQuest) Japan: Nikkei Telecom21 Latin America Latin American Newspapers archive REES: Izvestiia archive (Soviet and post-soviet: )

11 Data & Statistics (Global) ICPSR Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research Data archives and data management training The world's largest collection of computer-readable social science data UK Data Service (includes IMF financial data) Large-scale government surveys, international macrodata, business microdata, qualitative studies OECD ilibrary Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development Books, papers, statistics, analysis, data

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13 Data & Statistics (Regional) Indiastat Emerging Markets Information Services China Data Online Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) Montevideo-Oxford Latin American Economic History Database (MOxLAD) Historical Statistics of the United States Russian State/CIS Statistical Publications Integrum (Russia)

14 Conference proceedings Try Google/Google Scholar or SOLO to search for specific conference papers or conference titles. Beware the many names for conferences: e.g. Symposium, Congress, Proceedings, Transactions etc. To browse conferences on a particular topic: ZETOC (conference proceedings from the British Library) ProceedingsFirst and PapersFirst Conference Papers Index Conference Paper Citation Index

15 Theses and dissertations via OxLIP+ Dissertations and Theses: ProQuest EThOS (UK e-theses) Oxford University Research Archive (ORA) Optionally access titles via SOLO OpenDOAR (Directory of Open Access Repositories)

16 For more on conferences and dissertations & theses, as well as books and journals: iskills: Finding stuff Scholarly literature for your Research A practical introduction to searching for scholarly materials to support your research, covering a range of tools for finding monographs, journal articles, conference papers, theses and more.

17 Archives of digitised documents 20th Century International History Archives at Oxford University Forced Migration Online Oxford Islamic Studies Online Aluka (Struggles for freedom in Southern Africa) Declassified Documents DRS (Declassified Documents Reference System - US)

18 Reports, Grey Literature & Analysis Oxford Analytica (Regional analysis) Business Source Complete - Country Reports ELDIS (Institute of Development Studies) Human Development Reports (UN) Human Rights Watch IMF Publications OECDiLibrary books and papers United Nations University Press (full-text online) World Development Reports (World Bank)

19 Secondary Sources

20 Search Preparation: Construct a focussed research question What is being done to help prevent AIDS in Zimbabwe?

21 Search preparation: Keywords AIDS Help prevent Zimbabwe AIDS Prevent(ion) Zimbabwe HIV Intervention Rhodesia Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Awareness Harare Human Immunodeficiency Virus Educat(ion)

22 Search the database in stages: Search 1: AIDS aids OR acquired immune deficiency syndrome OR hiv OR human immunodeficiency virus Search 2: help prevent prevent* OR interven* OR aware* OR educat* Search 3: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe OR Rhodesia Final search = 1 AND 2 AND 3

23 Example: Combine 3 searches Search 1: AIDS aids OR acquired immune deficiency syndrome OR hiv OR human immunodeficiency virus Search 2: Help prevent prevent* OR interven* OR aware* OR educat* Search 3: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe OR Rhodesia Final Search: Search 1 AND Search 2 AND Search 3 DEMO - ASSIA

24 ProQuest databases for social sciences research ASSIA IBSS PAIS International Sociological Abstracts WPSA

25 Area bibliographies - ABSEES (American Slavic, Eastern European studies, Eurasian studies) - EBSEES (European Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies) - Bibliography of Asian Studies (East, Southeast, and South Asia ) - Index Islamicus - E-Korean Studei - Bodleian Allegro Chinese & Japanese Catalogues

26 Web of Science (Web of Knowledge) Social Science Citation Index Most cited journals in social sciences, humanities and sciences Find citations and do citation analysis 1956 onwards

27 Online catalogues for finding printed books SOLO British Library catalogue COPAC (UK) WorldCat (global)

28 ebooks 1000s of titles purchased and on SOLO: EBSCOhost EBL (ebook Library) Ebrary OUP Oxford Scholarship Online Google books

29 Tertiary Resources Reference, Dictionaries, Encyclopaedias, Research methods Blackwell Reference Online Oxford Research Online SAGE Research Methods Online International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (note US spelling) International Encyclopedia of Human Geography

30 Tertiary Resources (continued) Examples of subject-based resources: Handbooks in Economics Series New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures Examples of regional resources: Bibliography of Asian Studies Japan Knowledge Korea Knowledge Portal Search on SOLO/OxLIP+ for others

31 Subject Consultants / LibGuides African Studies Sarah Rhodes Chinese Studies Joshua Seufert, Minh Chung Japanese Studies Izumi Tytler, Yukiko Kissick Latin American Studies Joanne Edwards, Frank Egerton Middle East Studies Dinah Manisty Slavonic, Central and Eastern European Studies Angelina Gibson South Asian Studies Emma Mathieson

32 Then click on training materials archive

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