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ABI 50A: Animal Biology Lab

Getting Started

FACULTY: Rachel Vannette — rlvannette@ucdavis.edu  & Bob Kimsey — rbkimsey@ucdavis.edu

Use the resources on this guide to find relevant sources for your ABI scientific report.

Animal-Related Library Collections:  UC Davis has the most extensive organismal animal research library collections in the University of California Library system. The UCD Library supports the UCD departments and faculty of:

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 BehaviorAnimal Biology, and Avian Sciences.   UCD also has the only Primate Center in the UC system and many researchers there are faculty in departments or schools listed above or in the Evolutionary Wing of the Anthropology department, College of Letters & Science.

Key Resources for ABI 50A

These subject databases may be demonstrated or discussed at the library session.

Pollinator teams:  BIOSIS Previews & CAB Abstracts are key literature databases for your topics.

Fish teams:  BIOSIS Previews & ASFA are key literature databases for your topics.

All life sciences subject databases will have taxonomic searching features available for searching by various taxa groups such as phyla or orders or families.