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BIO-101: Researching Bean Beetles

Try some of these keywords when searching for books

When using the library catalog or the library's eBook databases to find books, try these keywords:

  • bean beetles
  • bean weevils
  • beetles
  • bruchinae
  • callosobruchus maculatus
  • chrysomelidae
  • coleoptera
  • coleopterology
  • cowpea weevils
  • cowpea seed beetles
  • seed beetles

Academic Search Complete search tips

  1. Enter bean beetle or other keywords in the search box.
  2. To limit your search, check mark the boxes next to Full-Text and Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals from the Limit your results menus.

BioOne search tips

1. Enter bean beetle or other keywords in the search box near the top.

2. When the results screen appears, you can limit your search to Publication Year Range and Open Access articles by using the limiting menus on the left.

    

ProQuest search tips

  1. Enter bean beetle or other keywords in the search box.
  2. To limit your search from the initial basic search screen, check mark the boxes next to Full text and Peer reviewed.

ScienceDirect search tips

1. Enter bean beetle or other keywords in the search box near the top.

2. When the results screen appears, you can limit your search to Publication Year, Article Type, and Access Type by using the limiting menus on the left.

    

SpringerLink search tips

  1. Click on the wheel icon to the right of the basic search box.  When a menu appears, click on Advanced Search.
  2. When the Advanced Search screen appears, enter bean beetle or other keywords in the with all of the the words search box.
  3. You can also enter a date range in the Show documents published year boxes.
  4. UNCHECK the box next to Include Preview-Only Content.

Wiley Online Library search tips

  1. Enter the bean beetle or other keywords in the search box.
  2. To limit your search, you can also enter a date range.
  3. When the search results screen appears, accessible full-text articles are indicated by the icons, Free Access, Full Access or Open Access.
  4. Click on the title to access the full article.