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Plant Physiology (21:120:330): Find Articles

This guide was created specifically for Dr. Karina Schafer's class - Fall 2020

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Introduction to Online Resources

To search for articles on your topic, start with one of the Rutgers University Libraries subscription databases.  Depending on your topic, there may be a number of helpful online resources.  This guide identifies a few suggested ones (out of the hundreds of possible online resources available) from which you might be able to find relevant articles.  

Plant Science indexes/databases

Please see the boxes below for those indexes/databases that are most relevant to plant science.

Plant Science

Plant Science is a database containing citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science. 


SPECIAL NOTE: Currently searches for "Plant Science content only" in the Environmental Science Index.

Ecology Abstracts

Ecology Abstracts is an index that focuses on how organisms of all kinds - microbes, plants, and animals - interact with their environments and other organisms.


SPECIAL NOTE: Currently searches for "Ecology Abstracts content only" in the Environmental Science Index.

CAB Abstracts

CAB Abstracts is a comprehensive database in the applied life sciences, covering literature in agriculture; animal and veterinary sciences; environmental sciences; human health, food, and nutrition; leisure and tourism; microbiology and parasitology; and plant sciences. It indexes over 9,000 sources, including international peer-reviewed journals, conference proceddings, academic books, and technical reports. Coverage dates: 1973-present


SPECIAL NOTE: Instead of the Get it @ R button, click on the "Find in my library" button in this database to determine whether or not Rutgers owns or subscribes to the article.


THERE IS A MAXIMUM OF 4 CONCURRENT USERS FOR THIS DATABASE at Rutgers, so if you're unable to search in it, please try again at a later time.



Full-text articles

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Newark, NJ 07102-1814

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