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Architecture 170 Research Exercise

Identifying Resources

Architecture 170 - History of Architecture and Urbanism

My topic: _______________________________________________________________________

1. LIST at least 6 key terms or subject words from your topic    [note: place, time-period, style, architect]

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2. LIST synonyms and alternative terms for the keywords key above words

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3. CONSTRUCT a catalog search to find BOOKS on your topic. (Include Boolean terms [AND, OR] and truncation ["roman*" for roman, romans, romanesque, etc.]) Which catalog would you use?

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4. IDENTIFY - 3 periodical INDEXES to look for ARTICLES on your topic
    [hint: see the Indexes section in the History of Architecture & Urbanism guide for ideas]

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5. FIND - the scholarly journal that includes your article
    [hint: see the Journals section in the History of Architecture & Urbanism guide for a partial list and the Scholarly, Trade/Professional & Popular Journals Guide]:

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6. LOCATE - the call number and location (library) of this journal.

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