Biol 322: Terrestrial Ecosystems: Articles & Databases
Key Databases - (alphabetical)
Journal Title Abbreviations & Acronyms
Google Scholar Search
Supplemental Databases - A (alphabetical)
If you haven’t found enough information on your topic using the key databases (in the box to the left), then continue your searching in the following supplemental databases.
Supplemental Databases - B
The following databases provide information on Canadian topics and/or a Canadian perspective on a topic or issue. In particular, they can provide some news and current events about issues such the melting of the polar icecap.
Keywords - Searching for Articles (alphabetical)
The following list provides examples of keywords that can be used to search for articles on your topic.
"carbon cycle" or "carbon cycling" or "carbon flux*" or "CO2 flux"
"core sample*" (OR core sampl*)
eccosystems (or grasslands or wetlands or prairies or desert or boreal forest or arctic, etc.)
plants or lichen or moss
"terrestrial ecosystems "
wildlife (or mammals or insect* or birds or fish*, entomology, aves, etc.)
Note: Use the asterisk * to search a for keyword with various endings. For example, searching: sampl* , will search for: sample, samples, and sampling.