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Information About: CAB Abstracts
Subjects: agriculture, veterinary medicine, animal science, forestry, entomology, horticulture, nutrition, physiology
Description: Note: British spellings are preferred in CAB ABSTRACTS.
Therefore, search results could be significantly lower if only
American spellings of words are used. For comprehensive retrieval, use
all alternative spellings. See examples and tips below.
The Thesaurus, which can be used by clicking on Thesaurus button on the
top row of command buttons, will direct you from American to British
(Maximum of 4 simultaneous users)
If you'd like help:
- Contact a reference librarian (865.974.7338 is the main number for the AG-VET MED
Library, UT Knoxville)
- Click on the Help button in CAB
ABSTRACTS, top right, then click on on Database Thesaurus.
1) To get all the articles on anesthesia search for
anesth* or anaesth* (the * is used here for truncation to get singular or plural)
3) Tips on common spelling variants (from the Help in CAB ABSTRACTS):
Nouns ending in -or, -our
There is a Veterinary Tutorial
for CAB from Purdue.
Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine
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