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Biology : Articles

This guide highlights core print and electronic Library resources in the area of Biology and it links to relevant web resources. Use this guide as your starting point. For more resources and further help, come to the Science Library or Ask a Librarian.

Open Access Journals

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Find Scholarly Articles in Major Databases

Start at the University Libraries Home Page, go to Databases and select Biology, or Multidisciplinary from the drop down menu under 'All Subjects'.  

Biology /Core Databases

Open Access Databases

AGRIS/Caris International InformationInformation 82.12% of records are citations from scientific journals. FAO. 1975- Information Open access to 778,005 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics 

BioMed Central Publishes 241 peer-reviewed open access journals

Databases at EBI From the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)

Data Basin Open access data in conservation. From the Conservation Biology Insitute in partnership with Rhiza Labs

Dryad An international repository of data underlying peer-reviewed articles in the basic and applied biosciences

GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility) Encourages free and open access to biodiversity data

International Plant Names Index Information A database of the names and associated basic bibliographical details of seed plants, ferns and lycophytes

Molecular Biology Databases A list of 34 databases with annotations plus a list of 7 databases which comply with the Science Commons Open Access Data Protocol 

Find Full-text for Citation

If you have the citation of an article, use Citation Linker 
go to Journal Finder and type the journal name to see if the library has the full-text of the article.

Locate individual journals