Databases by Subject


Marine Science

Subject Specific Databases:

Access: Unrestricted
Coverage: 15th century-present
Content: Citation index for National Agriculture Library. Contains limited full-text materials that include animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, aquaculture and fisheries, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences.

Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
Access: Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, network restricted
Coverage: 1971-present
Content: Abstracts and indexing for over 5,000 serial publications, books, reports, conference proceedings, translations and limited distribution literature in the field of aquatic science.

General Science Collection
Access: Restricted
Coverage: Varies
Content: General Science Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines covering the latest scientific developments. Key subjects covered by the database include biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology.

General Science Full Text
Access: EBSCOhost, network restricted
Coverage: 1984-present
Content: Full-text, abstracts and indexing of articles covering popular science magazines as well as professional journals. Subjects include Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Conservation, Environment, Microbiology, Oceanography, and more.

Access: network restricted
Coverage: varies
Content: GeoRef is is a comprehensive geosciences database containing over 2.8 million bibliographic records to the geoscience literature of the world. Among the subjects covered in GeoRef are: environmental and engineering geology, hydrology, economic geology, geophysics, petrology, paleontology, marine geology and oceanography, and mineralogy.

Access: Network restricted
Coverage: Varies by title
Content: Full-text Ecology and Evolutionary Biology journals include: American Naturalist, Biotropica, Conservation Biology, Ecological Applications, Ecology, Estuaries, Evolution, Journal of Applied Ecology, Journal of Ecology, Oikos, and many more.

Oceanic Abstracts
Access: Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, network restricted
Coverage: 1981-present
Content: Abstracts and indexing for technical literature pertaining to the marine and brackish-water environments.

ProQuest Science Journals
Access: Restricted
Coverage: Varies
Content: Whether you're researching the effects of global warming or interested in the latest scandal surrounding genetically modified food, ProQuest Science Journals will guide you directly to the information you need. ProQuest Science Journals provides unmatched research support for both the applied and general sciences.

Science in Context
Access: Gale, Network Restricted.
Coverage: Varies
Content: Includes Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links for contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics

Web of Science (Science Citation Index)
Access: network restricted
Coverage: 2002-present
Content: Science Citation Index Expanded is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the sciences. It fully indexes 5,900 major journals across 150 scientific disciplines (Biochemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics, Zoology, and more).

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