Life Sciences Databases
AGRICOLA (National Agricultural Library) |1970-present [Open Access]
Contains materials relating to all aspects of agriculture, forestry, and animal science.
Search multiple citation databases covering agricultural sciences.
Provides broad coverage of agriculture and its related fields. Includes nearly 200 titles of current and authoritative content that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.
Scope of coverage includes reproduction, growth, life cycles, biochemistry, genetics, and infection and immunity in man, other animals, and plants.
Covers subjects ranging from neurophysiology to behavioral ecology, from genetics to applied ethology.
Provides access AAA's most critical peer-reviewed publications, newsletters and bulletins.
Search multiple citation databases covering aquatic sciences.
Provides extensive coverage of basic and applied research on aquatic organisms.
Citations cover all aspects of oceanography.
ASFA 3 is the only abstracts journal devoted exclusively to research and policy on the contamination of oceans, seas, lakes, rivers, and estuaries.
Covers information essential to all aspects of marine and freshwater aquaculture.
Comprehensive database that covers all aspects of the aquatic sciences.
Covers marine biotechnology, molecular biology and molecular genetics and how they are applied specifically to marine and aquatic organisms.
Covers topics ranging from bacterial immunology and vaccinations to diseases of man and animals; provides access to clinical findings as well as all aspects of pure bacteriology, biochemistry, and genetics.
This resource provides full text of articles from over 100 journals dating back to 1997, as well as indexing and abstracts of more than 380 publications. Subject coverage includes agriculture & agricultural research, atmospheric science, biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, botany, chemistry, environmental science, geology, marine biology microbiology, physics and much more.
BioOne brings to the Web a uniquely valuable aggregation of the full-texts of high-impact bioscience research journals.
This BioOne bibliographic database is an indexed and fully-searchable collection of abstracts that link to the fulltext articles available from the BioOne organization.
This database provides bibliographic coverage of ground-breaking research, applications, regulatory developments and new patents across all areas of biotechnology and bioengineering.
A comprehensive reference covering the life histories of North American birds. This resource will provide access to image and video galleries showing behaviors, habitat, nests, eggs and nestlings, and more. Each online species account will contain recordings of that bird's songs and calls, selected from the extensive collection in Cornell's Macaulay Library of Natural Sounds.
Includes current intensive research in bone metabolism, tooth development, nerve transmission, muscle contraction, hormone secretion, and many other critical fields which have brought the role of calcium to the forefront of biology.
Brings together studies from many diverse disciplines relating to the neurobiology, chemistry, and physiology of taste, smell, internal chemoreception, and chemotaxis.
This resource is a definitive, interactive source of new and classic research techniques. The database is fully searchable by keyword and subject, and it has many novel features such as discussion forums and personal folders, made possible by online publication. Its coverage includes cell and molecular biology, genetics, bioinformatics, protein science, and imaging.
Provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world.
Ecology Abstracts provides an important cross-section of current findings in ecological research with coverage ranging from habitats to food chains, from erosion to land reclamation.
Entomology Abstracts gathers and summarizes all the latest information on millions of insects and insect-like species, for truly global coverage of the field.
This database provides detailed abstracts and indexing of the hundreds of environmental impact statements issued each year by the federal government. EIS extracts the key issues from complex government-released environmental impact statements, converting massive documents into concise, readable abstracts.
Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management provides abstracts from over 6000 scientific journals and thousands of other sources, including conference proceedings, reports, books, and government publications in the environmental sciences.
Provides coverage of the field of environmental issues and policy, including nearly 200 journals.
Provides access to the worldwide literature of genetics, from microbes to plants to humans.
Multidisciplinary by nature, GreenFILE draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for approximately 295,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,600 records.
Human Genome Abstracts offers a comprehensive source for developments and promising applications emerging from international genome research, including the massive Human Genome Project.
Covers topics from cancer and vaccine research to immune deficiencies and autoimmunity.
Significant findings and practical applications in agricultural, food and beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries.
More than 2000 scholarly journals in education, humanities, mathematics, science and social science disciplines. Most full text access is archival, some current full text.
International weekly journal of science.
This database covers all aspects of vertebrate and invertebrate neuroscience, emphasizing basic research studies but also including such devastating neural diseases as Alzheimer's.
Includes detailed coverage of nucleic acids and genetics research.
Oceanic Abstracts is focused exclusively on worldwide technical literature pertaining to the marine and brackish-water environment. The journal has long been recognized as a leading source of information on topics relating to oceans.
Covers experimental and clinical literature focusing on all aspects of oncogene research.
Plant Science is a bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science, focusing on all plant scientific aspects, especially on pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques and environmental biology.
Indexes broad scientific research pertaining to all forms of pollution including air, water, waste, radioactive material and toxic emissions, as well as land and noise.
1861-present. Covers every doctoral dissertation completed in the U.S. at accredited institutions for the last 150 years. Includes some master's theses and foreign language dissertations.
Risk Abstracts encompasses risk arising from industrial, technological, environmental, and other sources, with an emphasis on assessment and management of risk.
Provides comprehensive, timely information across the fields of public health, safety, and industrial hygiene.
Provides access to the full text of Science 1997-current issue, Science Classic: 1880-1996, ScienceNOW, Science of Aging Knowledge Environment Archive and to all free content at the site.
Toxicology Abstracts covers issues from social poisons and substance abuse to natural toxins, from legislation and recommended standards to environmental issues.
Provides access to information in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens.
Comprehensive coverage of the world literature on every aspect of virology in humans, animals, and plants.
Provides access to the Web of Science databases and MEDLINE.
Three unique citation databases which allow searching cited references as well as traditional searches independently or in combination: the Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts and Humanities Citation Index.
Provides access to to over 8 million records of dissertations and theses available in OCLC member libraries catalogs in the WorldCat database. Many theses are available electronically, at no charge, directly from the publishing institution.