UMN Library Databases
Look up your topic in these databases. You'll find books, articles, and reports that match your search terms. Use these instead of random Googling.
You can also look up your topic in these major journals...
- Nature Very Important interdisciplinary journal.
- Science Another Very Important interdisciplinary journal.
- Geophysical Research Letters Important journal that covers most geoscience disciplines. From the American Geophysical Union.
- You can also search Web of Science or Scopus for a topic and filter results for review articles.
How to read and understand scientific articles
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