Researching the Ecological Sciences Literature Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 3:30 – 5pm
Campus Location:Peter J. Shields Library
Room:Shields Library Instruction Lab, Room 165
Location of Event:UC Davis Campus
Cost:Free
Event Type:Free Events, Workshops and Training
Presented by:Shields Library
Sponsored by:University Library

Dependent on the subject interests of attendees, bibliographic databases and library resources from the appropriate ecological related Subject Guides will be presented. Potential Subject Guides to be covered are: Ecology and Conservation Biology; Fisheries and Aquaculture; Marine Biology and Oceanography.

Database searching strategies covered include: topic/keyword, title and author searching; using the wildcard and limits; and using the thesaurus, index, and search history features. Current awareness or update/alert services and how to use UCD-eLinks will also be discussed. Learn about Journal Citation Reports which indicates the top journals in each discipline. A brief overview of data management tools from the UC Curation Center will be provided.

Please register for a seat.

Questions? Contact Ruth Gustafson, ragustafson@ucdavis.edu.

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