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You can still access the UC Berkeley Library’s services and resources during the closure. Here’s how.

Global Change Biology: Finding Articles

Research resources for ESPM 152

Getting connected to access library resources

Top Research Databases for Global Change Biology

Best for biology / ecology

*Try switching your BIOSIS (or Web of Science) search to All Databases (under Select a database) to search more content.*

Databases with broad coverage in the sciences

Additional specialized databases

Start your search

Start your search here to find books, articles, and more.

 

More on Start Your Search, including what is and isn't included.

Review and Tips from Bio 1B

Where's the PDF?

Once you've searched a database to find articles, use UC-eLinks to link to a PDF or html file if the full text is not immediately available. Each database is a bit different, but a general rule is: when you see  (UC-eLinks icon), click on it to view your article access options, which can range from online full text, to checking OskiCat for print, to an Interlibrary Loan request:

You can also use Citation Linker to find full text from a full or partial citation.

For 2019-present Elsevier journal articles (as well as articles in other journals that the Library does not have subscriptions for), alternative access methods include searching for open access copies using browser plugins like Unpaywall and Open Access Button.

Borrowing items not available at UC Berkeley

The Interlibrary Borrowing Service (IBS) assists UC Berkeley students, faculty, and staff request books, articles and other materials not available (e.g. the material is in-use, in process, missing, at the bindery, not owned) at UC Berkeley using Melvyl and other IBS tools