Even with 6+ million volumes here in the Libraries, there may be things
that you want for your research and study that are not in our library.
Do you want articles that we don't have access to here at the U of M Libraries? Usually we can get a pdf or other copy for you.
Or, are there books that you want that we don't have? We'll try to borrow a copy for you.
Currently affiliated U of M Twin Cites Campus people with active
borrowing privileges can use interlibrary loan for articles, books, dissertations, and more things that we don't have here at the library. Usually there is
managers, APA format, organizing information
EndNote, RefWorks, and Zotero are citation managers that
will help you format your bibliographies and also be used to organize your
information sources and notes.Other
tools are available too.
All of the citation managers allow formatting
bibliographies in APA style, but be sure to proof read because sometimes the
output is not fully correct.
3 things to do:Save
the pdf, save the citation information, and have a method for saving that
allows you to find the pdf/document again in your computer
Save to a specific folder,
always make sure you have the citation information, saving the DOI will help
you relocate it again if needed, make notes in your citation manager to help
you track it (for example, pdf saved to my articles folder)
Most citation managers have
Select a method that works best for you! Taking time to learn and set up a system ahead
of time will help you save time later
Internationalization & globalization of higher education is of interest to many. If you would like to find U Library books on these topics here are two useful searches to try in mncat plus.
Note: these examples use Advanced Search, quotation marks around phrases, and OR to combine related concepts.
OR internationalizing OR globalization
education" OR "education higher"
In my first try at this search I simply entered internationalization in one box & "higher education" in another. As I reviewed the expanded records for the results I discovered more terms to add to the search... thus, the image shows the revised version.
In the results I also found another possible search term and decided to use that in another search example:
"world citizenship" and other terms might be interesting to explore.
Results can be sorted on date, relevance, and popularity.
You'll find both e-books and print books in the results.
Click At a U of M Twin Cities library to check availability, and get it, or recall it.
The general process it to do a search & review the results for relevant items and the words/tags used to describe them, revise/expand the search, and get it!