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St. Patrick Academy Library: Statewide Databases

Statewide Databases

Lesson on Statewide Databases 

Students will learn about statewide databases such as AskRI from Rhode Island, Massachusetts Statewide Databases from Massachusetts, Online Databases provided by The NHewLink from New Hampshire, and Connecticut State Library A-Z Databases from Connecticut. Information literacy on the databases will enhance the students’ knowledge and skills to do effective research. 

Student Learning Objectives:   
  1. SWBAT identify various databases appropriately for the patrons that they serve.
  2. SWBAT use the different features of the databases such as narrowing research by topic, publication date, peer versus non-peer reviewed articles, et cetera.  

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