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HONR 101G: FYS: Crops, Cures & Capital: Plants in Human Cultures: Finding Articles | Finding Books


This library class guide has been created for the Plants in Human Cultures FYS.  If you want to talk through any of your projects for this class, please email me or stop by my office in the ROW Library (004B).     Caroline Gilson

Searching for articles...start with these database:

Journals to consider for primary research articles in plant ecology

These are titles the DePauw Libraries has active subscriptions; links have been added below taking you to to the Library catalog.  Different providers offer different years of coverage, so be sure to scroll down within the title record to see print holdings and the Access Online link for online coverage. 

General Science Magazines & News Sources

Science News: free website and on-campus access via EBSCO

The Scientist: free website and on-campus access via EBSCO

Scientific American and via JSTOR (back issues)

New Scientist:  free website and on-campus access via EBSCO (30 day delay)

Discover: free website and on-campus access via EBSCO

American Scientist: back issues (1942-2016) are in JSTOR.  2002-present issues are in Academic Search Complete

Books of interest

Finding Science Books at the ROW Library

General areas of interest:

Agriculture:  Call Number S

Plant Culture:  Call Number SB

Medicinal plants: Call Number RS

Botany: Call Number QK