- BIOSIS Previews
Ecology, botany, zoology and other life science fields of research are indexed in this resource covering several thousand journals published around the world. Email alerts can be set up for new entries matching search criteria.
- BIOSIS Previews tutorial
An online tutoria for searching BIOSIS Previews from the vendor.
- Encyclopedia of Evolution
A 2-volume work from Oxford University Press. 2012, 370 entries, great reviews.
- Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
(eLS) Multi-volume set, see section Evolution & Diversity of Life. From Wiley. Key subject areas: biochemistry, cell biology, developmental biology, ecology, evolution and diversity of life, genetics, molecular biology, immunology, microbiology, neuroscience, plant science, structural biology, virology.
- ProQuest Environmental Science Collection
Multidisciplinary database with abstracts coming from 6000 journals. Databases include: Water Resources Abstracts (1967-), EIS: Digest of Environmental Impact Statements (1985-), Environmental Engineering Abstracts (1990-), Pollution Abstracts (1981-), Toxicology Abstracts (1981-), Toxline (1999-).
- CAB Abstracts
Database for agriculture and applied biology citations and abstracts. International in coverage.
Database of article recommendations by faculty.
- GeoRef (1785-Present) (Ovid)
Database of geology references, 1785-.
- Google Scholar
Search results complement BIOSIS Previews results. Use Yale Fulltext links and note "Cited by" numbers. If no Yale Fulltext link appers try a manual search in Orbis; not all Yale library online content is reflected by a Yale Fulltext icon in Google Scholar.
- MEDLINE (Ovid)
Official database for literature references in medical disciplines.
Free and popular database for medical literature references. Includes Medline.
- PubMed tutorial
Online tutorial for using the PubMed database, from the National Library of Medicine.
- PAIS International
(Public Affairs Information Service) References to related policy or other social science and legislative aspects of science topics can be identified here (for example, conservation policy, endangered species, wetlands, biodiversity).
Multidisciplinary database with links to citing articles (1996-). Coverage begins in 1966.
- Web of Science
(Science Citation Index) Use this database to identify articles across all fields of science from well-known international journals and to determine which publications or authors have been cited by whom.
- Zoological Record
Database of record for citations to teh world's journal literature in zoology and natural history. Topics covered include: animal behavior, biodiversity, conservation, ecology, genetics, habitats, morphology, nomenclature, parasitology, animal physiology, reproduction, taxonomy, zoogeography. Coverage 1864-.