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Guide for Dr. Lefler's genetically modified crops project.

Citing Your Sources

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Special Project: Genetically Modified Crops

In this assignment, you and your group will investigate a selected aspect of genetically modified crops.  You are expected to:

  • Read and understand scientific literature
  • Evaulate validity and importance of various sources of information
  • Cite your sources using the ACS format

Major concepts covered in this assignment include:

    Background Information

    General Literature

    Scientific Literature

    Remember you'll need current literature (published within the last 3 years). Each database has different methods of sorting by (or limiting to) publication date. 

    Other ways to sort your results (be aware of):

    -- Review articles (to get a good feel of the topic) [Web of Science & PubMed]

    -- How many times the article has been cited [Web of Science & Google Scholar]


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    Sample Article found from the PubMed database:  Article

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    Wiley: 2 votes (33.33%)
    Academic Search Premier: 0 votes (0%)
    PubMed: 1 votes (16.67%)
    Pest Management Science: 0 votes (0%)
    Science Direct: 1 votes (16.67%)
    Journal of Invertebrate Pathology: 2 votes (33.33%)
    SciVerse: 0 votes (0%)
    Total Votes: 6

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