Introduced Species

Encyclopedias: Use these first - Search for the name of your Introduced Species. Read the articles then use the web links provided with the article on your subject.

Grolier Online: Enter keywords into the search bar to find your topic. Pay attention to the web links and fast facts tabs. (Access at home - log in using the userid: tjmiddle and the password: tiger.) 

World Book:  Go to World Book advanced for more features.  Create login under My Research in order to save citations and links to information.  (Access in school & at home - log in using the userid: jefferson1 and the password: 07410.) 

 

Databases: Enter a search for the species you are studying. Start with the common name and then try the scientific name and compare your results.


EBSCO: Explora  (Access at home - log in using the userid: fairlawn and the password: fairlawn.) 

Facts on File: Science Online (Access at home - log in using the userid: tjlibrary and the password: bookit.) 


Websites: Search using a Genus, Species or common name. Hint: Do not use a short name such as "rat" or "cat". Your search will produce too many hits because these short words often appear within longer words; e.g. Ictalurus nebulosus marmo RAT us.

Global Invasive Species Database 

Pests & Threats - Common Weeds 


A query using a genus, species, or common name can be made using the Basic search function.
A query using a genus, species, or common name can be made using the Basic search function.
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