Search specialized magazines and journals when looking for articles on your research topic. Some suggested browsing examples to look at are: Canadian Journal of Forest Research; Fire Management Today; Forest Ecology and Management; International Journal of Wildland Fire; Wildfire.
To browse journal titles, click here: Mansfield Library Journals.
Browse or search ejournal packages (note: Some allow keyword searching of article full text):
For an explanation of popular vs. scholarly (magazines versus research journals), click here: Popular vs. Scholarly.
For an explanation of peer review, click here: Peer Review in 5 Minutes.
To evaluate, compare, and rank journals using citation data, click on Journal Citation Reports or Scimago.
Consider various subject headings appropriate to your research topic when searching for books in catalogs. A partial list of headings to use are: wildfires, wildfire, forest fires, fire ecology, fire management.
Book catalog resources:
For a detailed view of Dewey Decimal call numbers click on: Dewey Decimal Classification Summaries.