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Citations from over 4200 journals in biology and the life sciences, 1969-present.
|Encyclopedia of Evolution||
Encyclopedia covering evolutionary biology, including behavioral ecology and developmental biology.
|Encyclopedia of Global Change||
Encyclopedia covering types of phenomena that change life on Earth. “General research categories: altered ecosystems, climate change, food and water supply, population, politics and global change, institutions and policies, biographies, and case studies.”
|Encyclopedia of Life Sciences||
Introductory, advanced and special topic (keynote) articles covering topics in Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Plant Science, Science and Society, Structural Biology and Virology. Articles are peer-reviewed.
Catalog of U.S.Government Publications. Documents from 1976 onward can be found in this catalog. Links to full text where available. (free website)
This free, interdisciplinary resource indexes the available text of scholarly journal sites and scholarly website collections on the Internet, and allows citation searching.
Indexes scholarly, government and general-interest titles covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. (Through NJ State Libraries )
The premier medical database; supports research in nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences and more.
|Proquest Biology Journals||
Just under 400 Biology journal titles, with more than 325 available in full text.
|Proquest Science Journals||
1,145+ journals in science — 965+ full text. 1986-.
Science Magazine, online, 1997-present.
The Elsevier Science journal collection covers disciplines besides the sciences; indexes over 2,800 journals; full text available for over 1,000 journals.
SciFinder offers access to all of Chemical Abstracts (from 1907), including patents and CAS Registry numbers, as well as information on reactions and properties. ( Drew users only. Must register for SciFinder Account: https://uknow.drew.edu/confluence/display/Library/SciFinder+%28Chemical+Abstracts%29+Web+Registration )
Science web search engine provided by Elsevier. ( Go into Preferences and Enable the Library Connection links for Drew University Library )
Research tool with over 15 billion economic, legal, governmental, political and education-related data points from both licensed and public domain sources.
|Web of Knowledge (ISI Citation Indexes)||
3 major citation indexes covering the Sciences, the Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities. Start with a known article and find other articles that have cited it.
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ACS Green Chemistry Institute
Promotes green chemistry and green engineering through news, teaching aids, and resources
A collection of databases with toxicity data on 500K+ chemicals that have been studied for environmental or human health risks that is searchable by chemical name, structure and other identifiers.
AgEcon Search is a free, open access repository of full-text scholarly literature in agricultural and applied economics.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
Search by scientific name, title, author, subject for full text of books and papers digitized and provided by 12+ organizations, including Cambridge, Harvard, Cornell and the Smithsonian.
E-print Network: Research Communications for Scientists and Engineers
Full text of articles in science (especially physics) and technology.
EM-DAT – International Disaster Database
Encyclopedia of Earth
Encyclopedia of Earth is a free, searchable, electronic, collaborative, peer-reviewed reference source produced by scholars and experts that aims to cover all topics about the earth and its environment.
Features include a very current news section and links to Actions to Take, publications, and many types of resources, plus a search engine.
European Union Internet Resources – Berkeley Library
FishBase: A Global Information System on Fishes
Info on more than 30,000 fish species.
Single gateway to local, federal and state online geospatial data. Great site!
Geologic Atlas of the United States
The Texas A&M University Libraries provides online access to the U.S. Geological Survey, 227 folios published by the U.S. Geological Survey between 1894 and 1945.
GeoPlatform – Gulf Response
A web-based GIS platform with the latest information on the Gulf Oil Spill that is a collaboration of government agencies and the University of New Hampshire
Global Footprint Network :: HOME – Ecological Footprint – Ecological Sustainability
Think tank that champions adoption of ecological footprint instead of carbon footprint for individuals, cities, nations. Find statistics, calculators, internship and job opportunities.
GOSIC Gulf Oil Spill Information Center
This is a guide to some of the information and data concerning the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the clean-up efforts. A digital library containing many more documents and sources is under development.
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Find the status, geographic distribution, habitat, population, and assessment criteria for 60,000 species from all over the world using this search tool from the respected International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.
Leveling the Carbon Playing Field
Report from the Peterson Institute for International Economics and World Resources institute, May, 2008.
MetroTrends | Urban Institute’s report card on social and economic trends in urban America
National Agricultural Library Digital Collections
National Atlas of the United States
Create and view layered maps combining boundary, scientific/geologic, demographic, industrial, etc. factors, or print out pre-created subject maps of the U.S.
National Center for Appropriate Technology
Information on small-scale, local, and sustainable solutions to reduce poverty, promote healthy communities, and protect natural resources.
NCDC – Image and Publications System
The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) is the world’s largest active archive of weather data. NCDC produces numerous climate publications and responds to data requests from all over the world.
New Jersey Environmental Digital Library
PubMed – NCBI
Access to MEDLINE, PreMEDLINE, and other related databases. These free databases index articles in the biomedical sciences, including issues related to psychology and mental health disoders. National Library of Medicine.
Resources on Oil Spills, Response, and Restoration A Selected Bibliography
Bibliography on oil spills compiled by NOAA, with links to full text of many cited documents.
Science.gov : USA.gov for Science – Government Science Portal
A gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results.
A free science library and personal learning tool from the Nature Publishing Group. Topic sections on Cell Biology, Genetics, and Ecology, plus career advice,, networking, discussion boards, blogs, etc. Users can also create online classroom and discussion groups.
Includes “documents and citations in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics of interest related to DOE’s mission.”
Several databases from the US National Library of Medicine covering toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health, and toxic releases.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Site facilitates access to technical data, regulatory material and compliance information, and the EPA policy line. Keyword and other search capabilities are provided.
USGS Science Resources for Undergraduate Education
Selected government sites of interest to biology and environmental studies majors, including geography, geology, and water
Images of earth searchable by geographic region, satellite, sensor, etc., related to agriculture, land surface and atmosphere. Credit NASA if using images.
The World Bank provides technical and financial assistance to developing countries. This site provides information about individual countries, current World Bank projects, and topical issues related to the organization’s assistance, including sustainability.
World Bank – Open Knowledge Repository
World Resources Institute
Access documents and other resources of this environmental think tank.
Writing in College – A Short Guide to College Writing
From the University of Chicago
Writing Guidelines for Engineering and Science Students
Learn to design posters and power point presentations as well as how to write proposals, lab reports, dissertations, journal articles.
Yale Environment 360
Searchable e-zine with Reports, analysis, opinions from the Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.