Databases for Biology

Having trouble accessing a database? Report a problem.

Database Description Coverage

Bibliographic citations with abstracts derived from over 5,000 life sciences research journals published worldwide.

More info…

Contains full text for more than 900 journals and covers the areas of agriculture, ecology, renewable energy, natural resources, marine and freshwater science, pollution and waste management, envi

More info…

The ACSESS Digital Library is a complete collection of all content published by the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America.

More info…

Provides full text access to over 1,100 scholarly journals, trade journals, and reports.

More info…

Biological Science Database provides access to nearly 400 journals, with more than 325 available in full text.

More info…

(formerly Gale Virtual Reference Library)

Provides full text access to more than 250 reference sources, primarily encyclopedias.

More info…

Scholarly and general interest journals, as well as government documents and reports.

More info…

JSTOR specializes in making available the back issues of academic journals (over 2,000) in a wide variety of humanities and social science disciplines. 

Coverage is the beginning of the journal until two to five years ago.
More info…

PubMed provides access to MEDLINE, the National Library of Medicine database of citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care systems, and

More info…

Full text access to more than 1,200 journals from the Elsevier Science journal collection, indexing for 1,300 more.

More info…

You must register. Create an account with your address. See "More info..."

Covers all areas of chemistry, including organic, inorganic, biochemistry, applied chemistry, and chemical engineering. SciFinder Scholar provides citations with abstracts from more than

More info…

Provides full text access to more than 1,500 peer reviewed journals in a wide variety of academic discplines.

More info…

The world’s leading taxonomic reference and oldest continuing database of animal biology. 

More info…