Welcome to this Business News Research Tutorial.
Where is the tutorial? In your blackboard course in My Seneca.
Here are 12 valuable tips to help you get started.
Tip 1 Watch the videos. The videos in the tutorial
are short and give brief examples that can help.
Tip 2 Read the transcripts � each video contains a transcript that may benefit you
by reading it after watching the video. Tip 3 Review every page carefully.
review! Tip 4 Try it. When you see the words
“Try it” this is your time to practice a new skill
Tip 5 Test yourself. Go ahead and take the test
Tip 6 Interesting topic. When choosing your topic from your textbook,
pick something that interests you and narrow the topic. This makes the research much more
fun! Tip 7 Keywords. Keywords are
sooo important and help to narrow your topic. When you change them up
different results happen. A topic like banking gives many results but
by adding different keywords and narrowing your topic
you will get better results. Here are examples of topics you can use on banking:
banking Royal Bank or banking competition,
banking Canada, banking loans or
even banking online. Tip 8 Database. One of the best databases
to get full text Canadian newspaper articles is
Canadian Newsstand Tip 9 Citation You must follow the
MLA citation style. Make sure that your citations are in alphabetical order
don�t forget to use the appropriate italics – remember
to indent citations that are longer than one line and capitalize the correct words!
Tip10 Research. Research is a process and it takes time.
Remember the more you re do a search you are doing research!
You may have to try several searches! Tip 11 Help available. Once you finish this
tutorial and you still need help you can book a research apt with the library.
Tip 12 Marks. Lastly, Don’t forget that marks will be given for
– the online quiz after you complete the business news tutorial and
– the business news research assignment. LAST SLIDE What will you learn?
Expect to learn a lot and you may even become an expert researcher!