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Ecology & Evolutionary Biology: Best for Articles

Covers general resources on ecology, evolutionary biology

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Use the best databases for articles, reports, papers, government documents. Start with databases listed below, use this link for many more,

Selected Databases for articles

BIOSIS Previews
Articles, conference papers, and books on a wide variety of biological and biomedical topics, Literature reviews.  [1926 - present]

CAB Abstracts
Indexes the agricultural literature and from more than 100 countries. [1910 - present]

Environment Complete
Citations to, plus some full text for, journal articles and books on a wide variety of environmental topics. [1888 - present]

Search biomedical literature citations from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. [1950 - present]

Indexes journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, and book series in the sciences and more.

Web of Science
Best for article and cited reference searching. [1900 - present]

Best Databases

Full-text articles from a wide range of disciplines. Current issues from journals (most recent 3-5 years) may not be available in JSTOR. [dates vary] For more search capabilities, go to JSTOR advanced search.

JSTOR Global Plants
A community-contributed database of high resolution plant type specimen images and other foundational materials from the collections of hundreds of herbaria around the world. (JSTOR Plant Science)

Statistics and Unique Data

My NCBI: search all databases, includes data, genetic

A statistics portal that integrates data from reliable sources on thousands of topics. Statista provides access to quantitative facts on media, business, politics, and other areas. Sources of information include market research reports, trade publications, scientific journals, and government sources. Data may be downloaded into spreadsheets and presentations. includes industry reports. UCB access only

search by preprints of articles by subject, updated daily

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