NERVOUS SYSTEM

LIBRARY SOURCES

See a selection of nervous system publications to locate scholarly, peer-reviewed research, as well as background, and reviews of the literature.

HERE IS AN EXAMPLE OF A PRIMARY SCIENCE RESEARCH ARTICLE:

Barrett, J., & Armony, J. L. (2006). The influence of trait anxiety on autonomic response and cognitive performance during an anticipatory anxiety task. Depression And Anxiety, 23(4), 210-219.

OTHER JOURNALS OF NOTE

FRONTIERS IN BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE (JOURNAL)

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE

NEUROSCIENCE (BMC JOURNAL)

THE EBSCO PUBLICATION FINDER

use your general search results to indicate journals that appear to publish primary science helpful to your research. locate the title of that journal with the publication finder and search that publication directly. You can also use the interactive subject sections in the finding tool.

SEARCH TIPS

USE THESE LIMITERS

+ scholarly, peer-reviewed articles

+ academic journals

+ subject

USE METHOD* IN KEYWORD SEARCHES

include methodology or method* in your search string to isolate research articles (ex. "working memory and methodology")

USE AN ARTICLE'S DETAILED RECORD

+ for interactive subject headings

ex. AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM might be an important subject heading for some of you

+ to quickly read an article's abstract




FIND HOW MANY TIMES AN AUTHOR IS CITED

Using the Academic Search Complete Cited References option

REMINDERS

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REMEMBER: You need to cite your sources in APA. Here are the citation managers we have available.