Databases: Life sciences

  • Science Direct

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    ScienceDirect is one of the world's largest electronic collection of science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. Contains over 1800 journals from the Elsevier Group.

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  • Web of Science Core Collection

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    Contains the databases ”Science Citation Index” (1986 - ), ”Social Science Citation Index” (1986 - ) och ”Arts & Humanities Index” (1986 - ). References and abstracts to reviewed scientific journals. Option to do subject- or citation searches, that is to search how often a certain works or author has been cited. Possible to do citation searches back to the 1900 century.

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  • SpringerLINK

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    Contains over 1000 journals and covers most subject areas. The journals include those formerly supplied by the database Kluwer.

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  • Ebook Central / Ebrary

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    Contains more than 100 000 e-books from about a 200 publishers. The database is covering a wide array of subject areas, for example social science, the arts, data technology, engineering, pedagogic.

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  • Web of Science : Medline

    MEDLINE® is the U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM®) premier bibliographic database, covering biomedicine and life sciences topics vital to biomedical practitioners, educators, and researchers, such as bioengineering, public health, clinical care, and plant and animal science. nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, marine biology, and preclinical sciences. You'll find references from journals, newspapers, magazines, and newsletters. (From Web of Science)

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  • AGRICOLA (AGRICultural Online Access)

    The database contains over 3.000.000 references to journal articles, books, book-chapters, conference reports, technical reports, serials etc. Consists mainly of material from 1970 and onwards, but you´ll also fins some older materials. For instance references to printed material dating back to the 17th century. You´ll also fins many links to full-text resources.

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  • Compendex

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    The database contains references and abstracts to publications within areas such as; general engineering, technical physics, electro- and computer technology, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, environmental engineering, aeronautics, marine engineering, mine engineering etc.

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  • ArXiv.org

    ArXiv is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, and quantitative biology.

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  • Web of Science : Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)

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  • PubMed

    PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine, includes over 14 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950's. These citations are from MEDLINE and additional life science over 4 000 journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources. MeSH is National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary (thesaurus) used for indexing articles for MEDLINE/PubMed. MeSH terminology provides a consistent way to retrieve information that may use different terminology for the same concepts.

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  • Google Scholar

    ”Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.” (Google)

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  • Scopus

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    Scopus is a multidisciplinary bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles. The covered science fields are: Sciences, Technolog, Medicine Social Sciences Arts and Humanities

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  • Wiley Online Library

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    A merger between the databases Wiley Interscience and Blackwell Synergy. All content will be searchable through this platform. All in all it contains some 1500 journals in these areas: Science Technology & Medicine; Medical & Nursing; Social Sciences and Humanities.

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