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Plant Physiology (21:120:330): Overview

This guide was created specifically for Dr. Karina Schafer's class - Fall 2019


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This guide was put together with the goal of helping students in Dr. Karina Schafer’s Fall 2019 Plant Physiology course get started with finding peer-reviewed journal articles for their research project and presentation assignments.  It is intended to complement and supplement the September 24, 2019 library research instruction session.

By no means is this an exhaustive guide to doing research, so if you have any questions, please get in touch with Bonnie Fong (her contact information is along the right column) or Ask-A-Librarian.

Learning Objectives

Students attending the September 24, 2019 library research session for Dr. Karina Schafer's Plant Physiology class will learn how to:

  • execute effective searches in indexes/databases such as Plant Science and CAB Abstracts in order to find journal articles about their topic 
  • determine if an article is published in a peer-reviewed journal
  • identify the different methods to access the full-text of an article
  • create citations in the style of the Agricultural and Forest Meterology journal using EndNote online/basic/Web

Physical Sciences Librarian

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Bonnie Fong
John Cotton Dana Library

185 University Ave

Newark, NJ 07102-1814

(973) 353-3811

Licensing Information

This guide is copyright-protected, but you are welcome to reuse it as per the license below (click for more details):

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