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  • Biological Abstracts
    1969 - present

    Large article database covering all aspects of biology including bacteriology, cell biology, genetics, microbiology, pathology, physiology, toxicology, virology, zoology, and more.

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  • Descriptions of Plant Viruses

    This site provides a central source of information about viruses, viroids and satellites of plants, fungi and protozoa, with some additional data on related animal viruses. Over 390 individual desc...

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  • Prokaryotes

    The revised Third Edition of The Prokaryotes offers new and updated articles by experts from around the world on taxa of relevance to medicine, ecology and industry. Entries combine phylogenetic an...

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  • AGRICOLA (US National Agricultural Library)
    1970 - present

    Database (Proquest) provides selective worldwide coverage of primary information sources in agriculture and related fields including journal articles, monographs, proceedings, and technical reports.

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  • BioOne Complete
    2000 - present

    BioOne provides access to critical, peer-reviewed research in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. BioOne contains more than 200 bioscience research titles from leading scientifi...

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  • Current Contents Connect
    1990 - present

    Current Contents Connect® is a current awareness database that provides Web access to complete tables of contents, abstracts, bibliographic information, and abstracts from the recently published is...

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  • Google Scholar
    Dates Vary

    Scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research from a wide variety of sources.

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  • Handbook of Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology
    Original, 2010

    Microbes both synthesize and exploit a vast range of hydrophobic organics, especially petroleum oil hydrocarbons and industrial pollutants, and the underlying interactions not only have major conse...

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  • Henry Stewart Talks: Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection

    Online seminar-style talks and case studies from editors and lecturers who are leading world experts and practitioners from academia, research institutes, commerce, industry, the professions and government.

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  • InCites Essential Science Indicators
    Ten year rolling file - present

    Performance statistics and trends for scholarly articles based on data derived from journals indexed in Web of Science Core Collection.

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  • IngentaConnect
    Dates Vary

    Ingenta provides access to full text articles from many publishers in many disciplines. More than 800 of our electronic journal subscriptions at the University of Wisconsin - Madison Libraries are ...

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  • PubAg (United States Department of Agriculture)
    1997 - present

    Portal to USDA-authored and other agricultural research on nutrition, food safety, animal and crop production, sustainable agriculture, rural development, economic and policy issues, statistics.

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  • ScienceDirect
    1995 - present; Pre-1995 for some subject collections

    ScienceDirect is an information platform for scientific, technical, and medical research. (Updates vary). UW-Madison has licensed a subset of Elsevier ejournals and ebooks through ScienceDirect. T...

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  • SciFinder-n

    New interface for core research tool for chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, nanotechnology, physics, environmental science and other disciplines. Registration required.

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  • Scopus

    Large, multidisciplinary database that covers science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Includes tools to track, analyze, and visualize research.

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  • Springer Protocols
    1983 - present

    Database of over 55,000 biomedical and life sciences laboratory protocols. Includes Methods in Molecular Biology, Methods in Molecular Medicine, Methods in Biotechnology, and more.

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  • Web of Science
    Arts & Humanities, 1975 to present; Science, 1900 to present; 1965 - for Science; Social Sciences, 1900 to present; Conferences, 1990 to present

    Collection of databases that index scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities from journals, conference proceedings, symposia, seminars, colloquia, and workshops.

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  • Wiley Online Library

    The Wiley Online library provides full-text searching across thousands of ebooks and millions of articles from the life, physical, health, and social sciences, as well as the humanities disciplines...

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