Available through the Web of Knowledge database, this resource contains citations to life sciences articles, with content from Biological Abstracts. Use for cited reference searching to locate articles cited in previously published works.
Offers comprehensive coverage in areas such as agriculture, environmental technology, ecosystem ecology, marine science, pollution and waste management, renewable energy, and urban planning. Includes journals and monographs, many of which are in full text.
Science in Context contains articles from full text academic journals, science-related magazines and newspapers, multimedia records including pictures, and illustrations. A wide variety of subjects are covered, including earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography. Contains audio and video clips and images. Updated: Regularly.
Database featuring more than two million high resolution plant type specimen images and other materials used in the study of botany, ecology, and plant sciences. Contains reference books and primary sources such as collectors’ correspondence and diaries, paintings, drawings, and photographs.
Tips & Tricks
Tips & Tricks
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