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Performing Literature Research in the Earth & Environmental Sciences

Presented during the Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences seminar on September 19, 2018.

Physical Sciences Librarian

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Naomi Gold
Liaison to the following: Honors Living Learning Community (HLLC), RU-N Writing Program, Office of Transfer Students, Anthropology, Life Sciences (with Bonnie Fong), Nursing, Philosophy, Psychology (with Bonnie Fong), Religious Studies, and Sociology.
The John Cotton Dana Library
Subjects: Writing & Citation

Learning Objectives

Students attending the September 19, 2018 "Performing Literature Research in the Earth & Environmental Sciences" seminar will be able to:

  • identify the major indexes/databases used in Earth & environmental science research
  • effectively search the Scopus database in order to find journal articles about a topic 
  • access the full-text of an article
  • request an article not available online at Rutgers

Note to TAs

Please let Bonnie know if you would like her to create a guide for a specific course that you are teaching and/or would like to bring your students in to the library for an assignment-based research instruction session.


There are several ways to seek help from a librarian:

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