Welcome to the Animal Behaviour LibGuide
Use this guide to help you make the most of the library and information resources and services.
Use the Biosis Libguide for comprehensive support and training.
The SCOPUS Quick Reference Guide will introduce you to the database.
Use the Web of Science LibGuide for comprehensive support and training.
You can see more resources in the A-Z database listing under Animal Behaviour.
Use the Databases A-Z List to access all the resources available to you.
You can browse by subject (e.g. Animal Behaviour) or type (e.g.maps, news, images etc.) or search to find your required resource.
The Journal of Visualized Experiments provides access to videos demonstrating experiments from laboratories around the world.
Use this resource to learn about lab techniques and processes.
You may be interested in how animal behaviour and related issues are portrayed in the press. Nexis UK is a large full text database providing current newspaper coverage. Explore the news Libguide current news to see the resources available via the library.
Our map resources such as the Digimap collections contain material that may be useful too, such as topography and land use maps. To explore these take a look at our maps Libguide.
Use the Search Techniques LibGuides for lots of hints and tips on successful online searching
As you search you need to keep track of all the material you will be using in your academic work so that you can cite and reference it appropriately.
Always check your module handbook for specific departmental guidance on the style required for your assessed works and dissertations. Check with your personal tutor or dissertation supervisor if you need clarification.
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Find out more about the skills support available to help you develop a range of academic skills including essay writing, referencing, critical reading and getting the most out of lectures.
Sage Research Methods Online (SRMO) is a great resource to use when you are planning and conducting your research.
It is targeted at social science researchers but is useful across all subject areas as it covers key research methodology topics that are applicable across the research spectrum.
Sage have produced a comprehensive LibGuide to help you get the best from the resource.