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Performing Literature Research in the Earth & Environmental Sciences: Overview

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

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

Earth & Environmental Science @ Rutgers-Newark


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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.

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Bonnie Fong
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