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Biology: Databases

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Find Databases tool

Use the Find Databases tool > Science > Medicine & biosciences for a full listing of databases on biomedical & medical sciences.

Full descriptions for each database are available from the More Info icon.


Top Medical and Biosciences Databases

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  • Biological Science Collection
    This interdisciplinary database offers abstracts and citations to a wide range of research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology and ecology, and some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science.
  • BIOSIS Previews (Biological Abstracts) 2002 to present
    Covers traditional areas of biology, such as botany, zoology and microbiology, as well as experimental, clinical and veterinary medicine, biotechnology, environmental studies, and agriculture. Interdisciplinary fields such as biochemistry, biophysics and bioengineering are also included.
  • Medline (OVID)Online Tutorial
    Widely recognized as the premier source for bibliographic and abstract coverage of biomedical literature, covers allied health, biological and physical sciences, humanities and information science as they relate to medicine and health care, communication disorders, population biology, and reproductive biology.
  • Science Direct
    Contains the full text of more than 2,400 Elsevier science journals and some reference books.
  • SCOPUSOnline Tutorial
    Scopus is a comprehensive scientific, medical, technical and social science database containing all relevant literature.
  • Web of Knowledge
    An index database searching databases and other resources: Web of Science, ISI Proceedings, Current Contents Connect, Journal Citation Reports.

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