January 1st, 2014
The OSU-Cascades Library shares physical resources with COCC’s Barber Library and online resources with OSU Corvallis.
See Barber Library’s hours.
Library Open Q&A Hours:
Cascades Hall lobby, Tuesday11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Graduate Research Center (2nd floor open office space),
Thursday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
… or set up an appointment that fits your schedule by contacting Sara, the OSU-Cascades Librarian:
- email firstname.lastname@example.org
- call or text 541-357-8277
June 17th, 2014
Different research workflows for different personalities
Myers-Briggs Personality Type
DiSC Personality Styles
Research Personalities: Scatter Search vs. Scrupulous Scan
Search and Scan (mix of both)
- use the “Cite This” or “Citation” buttons to get information about the sources and keep track of them
- follow breadcrumb trails to other good sources — look for subjects, keywords, authors, or “related articles”
Keep Track of Your Stuff!
EdTechTalk – ongoing webcast series of discussions among educators
TeachingHistory.org – examples and tips for educators at every level of K-12
Wolfram Alpha – data geek’s heaven; see example searches
Librivox – free audio books of public domain works
Weekly Education Chats on Twitter – don’t need an account, just search for the hashtag to see posts
Best American Infographics – just, you know, kinda fun
NASA Image of the Day archive
Sketchpad – free online sketchpad … might not work with every browser / device
Every Time Zone – visual comparison of time zones, drag the green bar to change the time
and finally, be willing to learn from your students.