BIO 491/680: Biological Science Seminar

Biological Science Databases

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  • ScienceDirect Health & Life Sciences College Edition locked database
    ScienceDirect Health & Life Sciences includes over 340,000 full-text articles from 900 journals.
  • JSTOR Biological Sciences Archive Collection locked database
    "The Biological Sciences Collection brings together the 29 journals
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    available in our existing Ecology & Botany Collection with more than 472 titles that span the sciences. The collection is particularly strong in ecology and evolutionary biology, plant and animal sciences, paleontology, and conservation."
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  • PubMed open database
    The National Library of Medicine provides indexing and abstracting of periodical literature
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    in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care system, and preclinical sciences. Over 5,400 US biomedical journals and 80 journals from foreign countries are indexed in this database.
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Scientific Literature

Scientific (CSE) Style

  • Examples: Scientific (CSE) Style
  • More examples are in the hardcopy manual. Ask at the 1st Floor Library Services Desk for 808.0666 S41s, Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers. 

Is the Journal Peer-Reviewed?

Not sure if your article is peer-reviewed? Check Ulrichsweb (limited to 5 users at a time), following these steps:

  1. Enter the name of the journal (NOT the title of the article)
  2. In the results list, locate the journal name that matches your publication.
  3. If the publication is peer-reviewed (refereed,) then this symbol [ peer-reviewed symbol] appears to the left of the journal name. 

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Last Update: March 23, 2011 14:47