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Prosthetics & Orthotics: Home
 

 to the BCIT Library! 

The purpose of this guide is to assist you in researching topics related to your program, and to help you with: 

  • building a good search strategy
  • narrowing or expanding that search
  • selecting the best databases for your research topic
  • locating specific documents
  • evaluating information

My name is Ana Maria Ferrinho and I am the librarian responsible for this guide. If you have any research questions feel free to contact me at aferrinh@bcit.ca

Research Basics

  Introduction to health research methods : a practical guide
 Call Number: R 852 J33 2021
 1. Choosing a Topic
 2. Finding Background Information
 3. Finding Books
   4. Finding Journal  Articles - HS databases
   5. Using the Web to Find Internet Resources – evaluate

 

 

 

Searching for literature and understanding how that interlinks with writing up your findings and influencing new ideas for your research is a vital skill. The graphic above may help you to understand these processes and how they are inter-linked.

Off Campus Access

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Current students, faculty or staff members can login using MyBCIT or network login. Check our help sheet for tips.

For help with login contact the Service Desk at 604-432-8370 or by email.