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Articles & Databases
Key Resources in Biology
Citations and abstracts to journal articles, conference proceedings, book chapters, and reports on many areas of biology.
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BioOne & BioOne.2
Collection of full-text research journals on topics in biology, ecology, and environmental science.
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The National Library of Medicine's open access portal to the Medline database, the premier bibliographic database for medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences.
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Database of peer reviewed journal articles.
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Web of Science
Multidisciplinary database that includes the Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index (all 1975 to present).
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Additional Resources in Biology
Animal Behavior Abstracts
Includes citations and abstracts on nearly all important animal behavior articles.
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arXiv E-print Server
Access to pre-prints of articles mainly in physics, math, astronomy, and computer science.
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The BioCyc collection of Pathway/Genome Databases (PGDBs) provides a reference on the genomes and metabolic pathways of thousands of sequenced organisms.
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
A large number of natural history and botanical libraries have worked together to digitize their biodiversity collections making them available online at the Biodiversity Heritage Library.
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Birds of North America (BNA)
An Encyclopedia of 716 different species of birds nesting in the USA and Canada.
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Authoritative research information on agriculture, environment, forestry, recreation management, tourism, veterinary medicine and related applied life sciences.
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This source from the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) indexes research articles on occupational safety and health topics from OSHLINE with NIOSHTIC.
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Digital Dissertations (Dissertation Abstracts)
Doctoral dissertations and some masters' theses from many North American graduate schools and some European universities.
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Contains current ecology research (from 1982 to present).
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Information on millions of insects and insect-like species.
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Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management
This database is actually a suite of databases that provides comprehensive multidisciplinary coverage of all aspects of research in the Environmental Sciences.
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Faculty of 1000 (F1000 Research)
Article repository and open-peer-review platform for the life sciences.
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Note: USU does not subscribe to the paid Faculty of 1000 database, F1000Prime.
Fish & Fisheries Worldwide
Includes bibliographic information on fish and fisheries research, including related literature such as aquaculture and ichthylogy.
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Citations and abstracts of journal articles on all aspects of genetics, including DNA, RNA, protein synthesis, and related topics.
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Article database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment.
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Article database from the National Library of Medicine.
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Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA)
Search inherited disorders, other traits, and genes in 216 animal species.
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Plant Information Online
A collection of databases of interest to plant and gardening enthusiasts and students, as well as professional botanists, horticulturists, and researchers.
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Article database for plant science.
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Social networking site for scientists to share their research.
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Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide
This database includes a global perspective on wild mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians.
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The world's oldest continuing database of animal biology.
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USU no longer has access to Zoological Record. Please refer to Web of Science.