Laboratory 4 WorksheetLiterature Searching, Bibliography, and Scientific WritingName: Nevaeh LeachmanDate: 15 September 2020Lab Section: 006Group: Lab Activity 1 | Searching for Biological LiteratureUse your BIO 155 Course Guide (libguides.uky.edu/BIO155) and what we’ve discussed in class to complete this exercise for the example topic: “How does the communication system of termites helpthem forage?”Part 1 | Starting Your Search1. a) What are the major concepts (or major ideas) of your research question? (0.5 point)Major Concept 1Major Concept 2Major Concept 3Example:ClimateExample:MigrationExample:Birdscommunicationtermitesforageb)Using the major concepts you identified above create keywords. What are some keywords (synonyms, related concepts, etc.) you can use to search and find more results? Think of 2–4 for each concept. (1 point)Keywords for Major Concept 1Keywords for Major Concept 2Keywords for Major Concept 3Example:Climate ChangeGlobal WarmingEnvironmentExample:MigrationFlight PatternsNestingExample:BirdsAvianGeeseCommunicationSmellNetworkfeedingTermitescolonyQueenWorkersForageScentChemical trailFeedingexcrement
Laboratory 4 WorksheetLiterature Searching, Bibliography, and Scientific Writing2. Use a few combinations of the major concepts and keywords you have come up with to construct two searches that you would use in Web of Science Core Collection. Using Wildcards (Truncation *) is optional. Make sure to use at least one keyword/term from each major concept, and connect them with appropriate Boolean Operators are (AND, OR, NOT). Example:Keyword(s)BooleanOperatorKeyword(s)BooleanOperatorKeyword(s) Example: (Bird OR avian)ANDExample: BehaviorANDExample: “Climate Change”Search #1(0.5 point)Keyword(s)BooleanOperatorKeyword(s)BooleanOperatorKeyword(s) communicationANDtermitesANDChemical trailSearch #2 (0.5 point)Keyword(s)BooleanOperatorKeyword(s)BooleanOperatorKeyword(s)smellANDcolonyANDexcrementPart 2 | Viewing Your Results, Sorting, and Finding Similar Articles1.Go to Web of Science: Core Collection and begin a new search using the following keywords as topic terms: communication AND termite* AND forag*. (0.25 point)a.How many results did you get?