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star BIOSIS Citation Index 1972 to present
Covers all major areas in the life sciences, including molecular and cellular biology, pharmacology, infectious diseases, ecology and more. The database indexes over 5300 journals as well as documents from meetings and conferences as well as patents. Includes cited reference searching.

star Web of Science 1988 -
Milner's subscription includes:
* Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1988-present)
* Book Citation Index Science (2005-present)
* Book Citation Index Social Sciences & Humanities (2005-present)
* Conference Proceedings Citation Index Science (1993-present)
* Conference Proceedings Citation Index Social Sciences & Humanities (1993-present)
* Science Citation Index Expanded (1988-present)
* Social Sciences Citation Index (1988-present)

Access the world's leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
* Navigate with cited reference searching and Author Finder
* Use the Analyze Tool to identify trends and patterns

    Agricola 1970 to the present.
Coverage dates back to 1970 and includes more than 4.6 million citations. The citations are comprised of journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture.

    Agricultural & Environmental Science Database 1984 to present
Indexes over 4000 scientific journals and thousands of other sources including conference proceedings, monographs, and government publications. Topics include: ecology; ergonomics; noise; occupational safety and health; pollution; risk assessment; toxicology; waste management; wastewater treatment; water resources; and others. Provides citations, abstracts.

    GreenFILE
GreenFILE focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE is an informative resource about the issues facing our planet.

    Medline (Web of Science) 1950 to present
The U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) premier life sciences database.

* Explore biomedicine and life sciences, bioengineering, public health, clinical care, and plant and animal science
* Search precisely with MesH terms and CAS registry numbers; link to NCBI databases and PubMed Related Articles
* Backfiles to 1950

    PubMed
PubMed is a service of the National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

    SciFinder Scholar 1907 to present
SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the Chemical Abstracts databases containing literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more! In addition to articles, SciFinder includes information on patents, chemical substances, chemical synthesis and more.

SciFinder requires end users to have a personal account for searching.

    BrowZine
BrowZine is a web-based service and app for Apple or Android smart phones and devices that helps you browse through scholarly e-journals available from Milner Library. BrowZine sorts our e-journals into broad disciplines and then into narrower subjects. You can save and organize your most-used e-journals on virtual bookshelves in your account. The result is an easy and familiar way to browse through, read, and monitor scholarly e-journals across disciplines.

    Zoological Record 1993 to present
Comprehensive index to zoological literature. Records cover every aspect of zoology, including biochemistry, behavior, ecology evolution, genetics, etc. Over 4,500 international periodicals plus approximately 1,500 non-serial publications are covered, including professional journals, magazines, newsletters, monographs, books, dissertations, and conference proceedings. Subject coverage ranges from biodiversity and the environment to taxonomy and veterinary sciences. Provides citations.

 
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