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  1. 1. latrobe.edu.au CRICOS Provider 00115M Title of presentation Name of presenter Title of presenter School / Faculty / Division xx Month 201x How to search Scopus La Trobe University Library
  2. 2. 2La Trobe University Scopus • An abstract and citation database • Includes journal articles, books and conference proceedings • Comprehensive coverage of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities • Includes citation searching – view a list of articles that cite your article of interest, or view a list of the works cited by the article of interest
  3. 3. 3La Trobe University How to Access • latrobe.edu.au/library • Select the Databases tab • Select ‘S’ from the A-Z list
  4. 4. 4La Trobe University Search tips • Use * to replace multiple characters in a word (e.g. bacteri* locates bacteria, bacterial, bacteriology) • Use ? to replace a single character in a word (e.g. nure?berg locates Nuremberg, Nurenberg) • Enclose exact phrases in quotes, e.g. “animal behaviour” • Combine search terms using AND / OR
  5. 5. 5La Trobe University Example • How is Integrated Pest Management applied to brassica crops?
  6. 6. 6La Trobe University Searching Scopus
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  8. 8. 8La Trobe University Results (‘cited by’ articles)
  9. 9. 9La Trobe University Search results
  10. 10. 10La Trobe University Help • LibGuides: latrobe.libguides.com • Chat online to library staff: latrobe.edu.au/chat/ • Ask La Trobe: latrobe.edu.au/ask-us

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