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Subject: Biology


A subset of the National Library of Medicine databases. Go-to database for articles from selected biomedical journals, run by the National Library of Medicine, 1966-present. National Library of Medicine interface permits detailed searches using MeSH controlled vocabulary.

InCites Essential Science Indicators

You will need to first create a Web of Science personal account to access A citation-based evaluation tool to analyze institutional productivity and benchmark output against peers and aspirational peers across the country and world.

TAIR (The Arabidopsis Information Resource)

Genetic and molecular biology data for Arabidopsis thaliana, a widely used model plant. Produced by the Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center at Ohio State University. Note: Chrome recommended

Encyclopedia of Global Change

Wide variety of articles covering mostly human-influenced changes to life on earth. Published 2001, published online 2005: users will need up-to-date research from other sources to compliment many of the articles.


Go-to source of articles in biomedicine, biochemistry, and related medical fields. Search Medline, life science journals, and online books through the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Many search results link to full-text articles in journals through library subscriptions.

Handbook of Birds of the World Alive

Reference source for all birds worldwide, including taxonomy. Supports five simultaneous users, requires username and password. Updated frequently.

Annual Reviews

Critical reviews of primary research literature written by leading scientists in Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences.


Textbooks for the PharmD curriculum. Includes: • Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine • DiPiro’s Pharmacotherapy Reference books, NAPLEX review help students to develop and track key skills, and more. Works best with non-Internet Explorer browsers. Funded by the Keck Graduate Institute, School of Pharmacy

Health Source-Nursing/Academic Edition

Scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, particularly strong coverage of nursing and allied health. Also includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide. Not all included journals are peer-review. Coverage 1952-present; dates vary journal to journal.