Should you need a bit of research help, contact me, Michelle Lang, by email: firstname.lastname@example.org for all your questions. Should you need one-one-one assistance, you can request a consultation and I can accommodate at either the Birnbaum Library or the Mortola Library or via SKYPE. When emailing, please include as much information as possible about your topic and please let me know which class you are in. I will then look over your topic carefully and suggest the best research databases for your topic. You can also stop into either the Mortola Library in Pleasantville or the Birnbaum Library in NYC. Here is our website: http://pace.edu/library
ILLiad is the library’s inter-library loan tool that allows you to request books, articles, dissertations or conference proceedings that Pace Library does not own from libraries all over the United States. Follow the link below to go to the inter-library loan page.
Creating proper APA citations can be challenging. Two sources can help make it easier. 1) Google Scholar - Pop your citation into Google Scholar, then . . . to grab a citation click on the Cite link below a search result and select from the available citation styles. Always double check to make sure formatting is correct by running your citation through another great source: 2) Son of Citation Machine
Below are some quick tutorials that will aid you in your research, whether you are looking for scholarly articles, or a book or a dissertation or maybe a New York Times article . . . HELP is only a few clicks away. There is also a brief tutorial on searching GOOGLE Scholar.
You can also access many other “how to . . .” Pace Video Tutorials by going to the following page: http://libguides.pace.edu/videos
Pace Library subscribes to 207 databases and many are full-text. Databases that include peer-reviewed articles in the field of Public Administration are: