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Culinary Arts 116

Orientation for class on how to do find their "ingredient"

What is a bibliography?

A bibliography is a list of all the sources you used for your project.

Find Books and Articles

  1. To find books and articles in the GCC Library, go to the Library's home page: 
  2. Select either the OneSearch button at the top, or the link under Research (see image below). Search for your fruit and choose to search only for books
  3. Search for your fruit and choose to search only for books
    In OneSearch limit search to books by selecting the books scope on the right.
  4. You will find both books you can check out, ebooks and articles that you can use for your assignment.
    Examples of Resource Types
    ebook (online)

    OneSearch record for an online book, where to find the title, open the link to the online book and where to find the citation.

    Books in the Library

    Type the title in the search line, limit to finding books.

    Using onesearch to limit to finding books

    Locate the book in the library

    Locate a book at the Verdugo Campus Library

    If you use a printed book, you need to note this in the assignment.

    Magazine or Journal Articles

    Type your fruit in OneSearch, limit to finding Articles in Databases.

    Once search term is entered, use the dropdown menu choice of Articles in Databases to limit your search just to articles.

    Find articles that you find interesting. Select the "Available Online" link to view the article.

    Screenshot of an article about avocados in OneSearch and the link to the online article.

To create your citations for books and articles, start by copying to your clipboard the link found in the citation. They should included: 

  • Author
  • Title of the Book 
  • Where it was published
  • Name of Publisher
  • When it was published

Nicholson, Barbara, The Oxford Book of Food Plants. London: Oxford University Press, 1975.


OneSearch: Copying citations

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