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Assignment #5 ? Library Navigation




Question;College 100Assignment #5 ? Library NavigationDescriptionIn this assignment, you are beginning the exciting stage of researching and gathering resourcesfor your final paper in the course. Additionally, your work performed for the Library Navigationassignment will help you prepare for the two assignments in Week 5. Before beginning thisassignment, please read through this week?s Lesson, including the Reading and Resourcessection of Week 4 Lessons.DirectionsFor this assignment, you will be completing several steps that will help you in navigating throughthe APUS Online Library and its vast resources, in searching for and locating resources for yourfinal paper, and in creating the reference page entries following proper APA formatting for yourchosen sources. Begin preparing for your assignment by watching brief videos created by theAPUS Online Library to assist you in locating trustworthy resources. Then, you will use theinformation you learned from the videos to identify, analyze, and synthesize your research.Visit the COLL 100 Course Guide at On the Homepage of the site locate and click on the ?library tour? inside the ?Welcome to the COLL100Course Guide!? box. View all five videos ? ?Start here!?, ?Articles?, ?eBooks?, ?Websites?, and?Library Help? and address the questions for the assignment. Scripts are available for eachvideo under the ?Need a transcript?? section of the web page.After review of the library tour videos please use this template to answer the following fivequestions:1. Watch the ?Start here!? video first then, based on what you learned from the video, explainthe deep web.2. After viewing the second video, "Articles", using the databases in the Library, find and reviewone article that you plan to use for your final paper. Then, address the following:Include the reference page entry for the article. Please follow the proper APA formatting forthis. A journal article reference page entry should follow the example or a similar format. Formore examples regarding APA formatting for online sources such as articles, please view thePurdue OWL and the APUS ePress APA Style Guide. Scroll to the bottom of this page to locatecitation examples.Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Journal, volumenumber(issue number), page range. doi: number3. After viewing the third video, "eBooks", find one eBook, chapter, or selection of an eBook thatyou plan to incorporate into your final paper.Include the reference page entry for the eBook. Please follow the proper formatting. A bookshould follow the example below. For more examples regarding APA formatting for onlinesources such as articles, please view the Purdue OWL and scroll down to the section oneBooks.Author, A. A. (Year of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitle. Retrieved from After viewing the fourth video, "Websites", use a course guide or iSeek to locate a websitethat you will use for your final paper.Include the reference page entry for the website that you have located, following the properformat:Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of document. Retrieved from http://Webaddress5. Finally, after viewing the final video, ?Library Help?, explain how you can ask a question if youhave one while using the library.Once you have completed these questions please save the Library Navigation Template withyour answers to your computer or mobile device. Please name your file:YourLastName_LibraryNavigation.doc or.docxAfter saving your document please upload and submit your work.assignmenthrmtPart of your educational journey in college is to declare a major, the program and subjectyou want to study during your time at APUS. Just as each program has specified coursesfor you to take in order to become proficient in your field, each program adheres to aparticular format style of writing. Groups of professions and fields have adopted preexisting styles of writing. Those going into fields connected to English utilize one formatand style of writing in order for all those that work in the field writes, cites, and publishesthe material in the same way. This standard is true for those in medical fields, in science,in history, and for all the professions.During Week 5 we have explored ?Writing to the Code? in our readings, our lesson, andin the forums. From our lessons you have become aware there are different format stylesfor writing such as APA, MLA, and Chicago for example. In College 100 we introduceyou to the APA (American Psychological Association) format style of writing and haveadopt this standard for page formatting, writing format, and citation and references. Inyour next set of courses you may find yourself using one style of format writing in oneclass and another in a different class. This is due to that subject being aligned with aparticular program of study and profession. As you read published works from variousfields of study in those classes you will begin to recognize the formatting style of writingutilized in articles and studies for certain fields.For this assignment you will learn which format style your intended profession hasadopted in order to recognize the standard in your field as well as to begin learning thatstyle of writing and other format standards to be successful in your APUS classes.Directions?Identify your declared major/program of study.?Go to the APUS Online Library page Style Guides at APUS. If you are taken to alog in screen use your student ID to enter the page or click the Library link on theleft hand side navigation tool bar in the classroom then go back to the StyleGuide link.?Review the Style Guides at APUS page and locate your program and the styleadopted by your field of study.?Investigate the Style Guide for your program and determine a few similarities anddifferences (if any) between that format style of writing and APA - the style youare being introduced to in College 100.In the Submission Text box for the assignment please do the following:?State your declared major/program of study.?State the Style Guide used for your field of study.?List one difference you can find between APA and the format style for yourprogram. If you will be using APA in your field of study, share one new formattingfact you learned about APA style.assignmenthrmtSecond questionIn this assignment you will create a Title Page and Reference Page using a templateprovided in this section of the class.As you know, the first step to creating any properly formatted paper is to create a titlepage. A title page is the first page your readers will see. The reference page is the lastitem your readers see. This page provides the sources used to support your paper. It isvery important this page be formatted correctly for both your citation acknowledginganother author's work and for your reader to be able to locate the original source forfurther exploration on the topic.(I have attached the file for library navigation to for you to do also)In Week 4 you completed a Library Navigation assignment to help you locate, review,and create the citations for reference sources for your final paper. This week you are tobuild upon those sources adding any new resources you plan to use in your final paperand develop your reference page.DirectionsBefore starting this assignment, please review the ?Basics of APA Style Tutorial? video,the ?APA Format Citations-Sixth (6th) Edition? video, as well as the ?How to Format aReference Page? PowerPoint provided in the Week 5 Lesson section of the classroom.If you have a question about the assignment, please ask your class Professor beforeuploading your submission.For the Title PageClick the link Final Paper Template, open the file, then save the paper template to yourdesktop or mobile device. Complete the title page and include the Running head, the titleof your final paper, and your name, class name, university name, and instructor?s name.A traditional APA 6th edition title page would not include your class, university, orinstructor?s names however these are included for our purposes in College 100.For the Reference PageWith the Final Paper Template you are utilizing for the first part of this assignment, theTitle Page, create a second page. On this second page, which will become the last page(s)of your final paper, create an APA 6th edition reference page following the formatillustrated in the Week 5 Lesson. Place each of the references you plan to use for yourfinal paper in the document. List at least three references in the reference page utilizingthe sources located using the Library Navigation assignment from Week 4 and anyadditional references you have found for your paper.Align the reference citations using APA 6th edition format, checking for correct formattingbased on the Lesson information provided to you, list in alphabetical order, apply theassignmenthrmtsame text font and style (Times New 12 point), double space all text in your document,and use hanging indents for the individual citations.Once you have created your APA 6th edition Title Page and the Reference Page followingthe template and utilizing what you learned in the Lessons for Week 5 on APA formatting,click File/Save As on your computer. Rename the document as the following:Lastname_finalpaper.doc. In place of ?Lastname? insert your own last name and then resave. You will use this document for this and two other assignments and as such pleaseensure you can easily locate the file on your computer or mobile device.


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