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Databases by Subject: Biology

Major Indexes

BioMed Central

BioMed Central is an publisher of free peer-reviewed scientific articles in all areas of medical research and biology.

BIOSIS Archive (1926-1968)

Biological and biomedical literature from journal articles, technical notes and letters from 1926 to 1968.

Medline (via PubMed)

Database of international biomedical literature, providing information on every aspect of medicine, biomedical research and health care from 1966 to the present.

Additional Indexes


Citations and abstracts for articles on all aspects of agriculture from 15th century to the present.

BCC Research

Market research that focuses on high-tech markets. Areas focus include advanced materials, advanced transportation technologies, biotechnology, chemicals, energy and resources, engineering, environment, food and beverage, fuel cell and battery technologies, healthcare, information technology, instrumentation and sensors manufacturing, membrane and separation technology, nanotechnology, pharmaceuticals, plastics, safety and security, semiconductor manufacturing.


BioOne provides an aggregation of high-impact bioscience research journals, featuring a wide-array of topics, including global warming, stem cell research, ecological and biodiversity conservation. Date coverage varies.

BioOne Abstracts & Indexes

Biological, ecological and environmental sciences

BRENDA : The Comprehensive Enzyme Information System

Collection of enzyme functional data available to the scientific community.

CAB Abstracts

Citations and abstracts for journal articles, conference proceedings and books in the fields of agriculture, forestry, human health and nutrition, animal health, and natural resources; from 1910 - present.

Science Citation Index (included in Web of Science)

Index to articles and citations in 6,650 of scientific and technical journals across approximately 150 disciplines.

Tree of Life Web Project

Web-based resource providing extensive information with images and photos about the diversity of organisms on Earth, their evolutionary history (phylogeny), and characteristics. 1995 - present.