Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Welcome to the Microbiology Subject Guide. In this guide you'll find:
Links to major databases for identifying primary literature
A list of related reference works
Major Databases for Identifying Literature in Microbiology
International coverage of journals in the life sciences; premier bibliographic database for botany. 1926-.
CAB Direct (CAB Abstracts)
Database for agriculture and applied biology citations and abstracts. International in coverage. 1915-.
Popular database for biomedical citations and abstracts. International coverage of journals.
Web of Science
Interdisciplinary database for citations in all fields of science. International coverage of journals, 1900-. Offers cited reference searching in addition to author and keyword searching.
International coverage of journals in zoology and natural history 1864-. Major bibliographic database for these fields.
Librarian for Life Sciences
Managing Your Literature Citations