Biological and Medical Sciences - Some
Collection of databases including AIDS and Cancer Research,
Biotechnology and Bioengineering, Microbiology, MEDLINE, Plant
Science, and TOXLINE.
BioOne - Full text
55 research journals in the biological, ecological and environmental
sciences, as well as other content.
MEDLINE - Some full text
Health and medical citations and abstracts (1990-present).
- Some full text
Health & medical information primarily from MEDLINE
GreenFILE GreenFILE has scholarly, government and general-interest titles covering human impact on the environment, including global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, and recycling. It indexes and abstracts over 290,000 records, and provides Open Access full text for more than 4,600 records.
GeoBase - Some
full text Worldwide literature on geography, geology, and ecology.
Academic Search Premier - Some full
General interest and scholarly articles on a variety of topics
(dates vary; some journals back to 1975 or earlier).
Central - Full text
An independent publishing house committed to providing immediate
free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. Users must
register with a free login or use ours.
BasicBIOSIS - Full
Basic information in the biological sciences.
Science Resource Center
Includes magazine and journal articles, topic overviews, experiments, biographies, illustrations and additional science-related information.
PLoS Biology Archive (http://www.plosbiology.org/plosonline/?request=get-archive) A peer-reviewed open-access journal published monthly by the
Public Library of Science.
Taxonomy Browser (http://www3.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Taxonomy/tax.html)
The National Center for Biotechnology Information provides this
quick and easy tool for finding the complete lineage for any
species. The database allows searches by common name as well
as scientific name.
of Biological Sciences (http://www.aibs.org/index.html)
An umbrella organization for professional scientific societies
and organizations, AIBS provides services, support, and a voice
for a variety of disciplines that are united by their dedication
to research and education in biology.
for Microbiology (http://www.asm.org/)
The Society's purpose is to advance the science of biochemistry
and molecular biology through publication of scientific and
educational journals, organization of scientific meetings and
much more.The society also promotes the microbiological sciences
and their applications for the common good.
Society of Human Genetics (http://www.faseb.org/genetics/ashg/ashgmenu.htm)
ASHG provides venues to bring investigators opportunities to
share their research findings, informs health professionals,
legislators, and others about human genetics, and facilitates
interactions between geneticists and other communities.
The American Journal of Bioethics online.
High-resolution electron microscopy and animation demonstrate
the mechanics of HIV infection, allergy, mite interactions and
Botany, Ecology and
of North America (http://hua.huh.harvard.edu/FNA)
FNA presents information on the names, taxonomic relationships,
continent-wide distributions, and morphological characteristics
of all plants native and naturalized found in North America
north of Mexico.
Names Index (http://www.ipni.org)
The International Plant Names Index (IPNI) is a database of
the names and associated basic bibliographical details of all
to the Metazoa (http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/phyla/phyla.html)
This is a good site that discusses the evolution of animal life.
Includes information on the fossil record, life history, ecology,
systematics and morphology of each class.
for the Environment (http://www.cnie.org/nle)
This database provides single-point entry to environmental information
and data for the use of all participants in the environmental
Center for Conservation
Biology Network (http://conbio.net/)
An international professional organization dedicated to promoting
the scientific study of the phenomena that affect the maintenance,
loss, and restoration of biological diversity.
Cell online - The journal Cell is now available online from 1998-present through
McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (Q121 .M3
Van Nostrand's Scientific Encyclopedia (Q121 .V3 1995)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms (Q123
CRC Handbook of Microbiology (QR6.C2 1977)
Encyclopedia of Bioethics (QH332 .E52 1995)
Encyclopedia of Microbiology (QR9 .E53 1992)
Henderson's Dictionary of Biological Terms (QH302.5 .H65 1995)
Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (QP512
The Penguin Dictionary of Biology (QH13 .P45 2000)
Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms (QH83 .S89)
Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology (QR81.B46 1984)
Encyclopedia of Genetics (QH427.E538 2002)
Encyclopedia of Human Biology (QP11 .E53 1991)
Encyclopedia of Immunology (QR180.4 .E53 1998)
Encyclopedia of Virology (QR358 .E53 1994)
Gray's Anatomy (QM23.2 .G73 1985)
Botany, Ecology, Zoology
A Dictionary of Entomology (QL462.3 .G67 2001)
Encyclopedia of Environmental Biology (QH540.4 .E52 1995)
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia (QL7 .G7813 2003)
Grzimek's Encyclopedia of Mammals (QL701 .G7913 1989)
Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds: the Definitive Reference
to Birds of the World (QL672.2 .I45 1990)
Mammals of North America (QL715 .H15 1981)
Toxic Plants of North America (QK100 .N6B87 2000)
Walker's Mammals of the World (QL703 .N69 1991)