Student Services Librarian
INSTRUCTOR: Elizabeth Maga — firstname.lastname@example.org
as well as the only School of Veterinary Medicine in the University of California. Graduate level collections also support the Center for Population Biology, and graduate programs in Animal Behavior, Animal Biology, and Avian Sciences.
The library collections supporting Animal Science areas are comprehensive and extensive (having been built for more than 100 years) and global in its scope.
Go to the ANS 2 Library Module/Assignments in Canvas @ https://canvas.ucdavis.edu
Description of Parts
Note that each part has two questions for a total of 6 questions covering the entire library session
Part I: Tour of the library website including VPN
Part II: Library Guides including Subject Guides and getting to ANS 2 Library Course Guide; using the UCD Library Catalog
Part III: Searching the CAB Abstracts (Ovid version) database; using CAB Database PDFs; using UCD-eLinks
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Searching in a library catalog requires looking for broader topics such as domesticated animal behavior or farm animal behavior rather than the more specific pre-natal maternal behavior in cattle. Useful subject searches by type of animal include cattle reproduction or sheep reproduction or cattle behavior or sheep behavior etc.
|Genetics and the behavior of domestic animals 2014|
T Grandin & MJ Deesing
|Animal domestication and behavior 2002
|Encyclopedia of animal science 2011|
CK Baer, WG Pond & DE Ullrey
|Animal behavior 2016
MD Breed & J Moore
|Studying captive animals: a workbook of methods in behavior, welfare and ecology 2015|
|Cow talk understanding dairy cow behaviour to improve their welfare on Asian farms 2015
J Moran & R Doyle
|The encyclopedia of applied animal behaviour and welfare 2010|
DS Mills & JN Marchant-Forde
|The ethology of domestic animals an introductory text 2002
|Domestic animal behavior for veterinarians and animal scientists 2018|
There is a subject guide matching nearly every department at the UC Davis campus. Find the Subject Guide which best matches your major! This browsable list is organized by broad disciplinary categories: General & Multidisciplinary Resources; Agricultural & Environmental Sciences; Arts & Humanities; Biological Sciences; Engineering & Transportation; Government Information; Health Sciences; Physical Sciences; and Social Sciences.
Searching library literature databases often requires including synonymous terms, if there is not a specific subject or thesaurus term from your database. Build your search strategy by incorporating your appropriate synonyms as shown by the examples below.
|Concept A||Concept B||Concept C||Concept D||Concept D||Concept E|
A process through which manuscripts submitted to a journal are evaluated for quality — by one or more subject experts in addition to the editor — before being accepted for publication.
ProQuest article databases (such as PsycINFO) include a checkbox to limit to “Peer Reviewed” articles. For journals retrieved from other databases, use the online Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory to locate your journal and then look for the black and white striped symbol or referee shirt indicating the publication is “Refereed” or peer-reviewed.