Experiment #1: Introduction to Scientific Literature1.Sources of information: 1.Journals2.Chemistry handbooks3.Google is WRONG2.Find information on pollutant concerning Texas3.LibCat- library online catalog 1.? as truncation symbol 4.Bibliographic style- the approved way of listing information such as author, title, page numbers, and dates that identify a book or journal 1.Author, Journal name, Year, Volume, Pages5.Database- large compilation of information that can be immediately accessed and manipulated by a computer data processing system. Libraries have electronic databases that index the journal literature as well as others that contain numerical data such as statistics. 6.Professional Journal- a serial in which professionals in the field publish articles to communicate findings to each other. 7.Serial- a publication that is issued in parts indefinitely over time; includes journals, periodicals, magazines, almanacs, annual reports, etc.
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