Biology - Journals & Databases

ACU Library

Below is an alphabetical listing of databases. Search these for eBooks, videos, and articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers. Some individual journal titles are also listed. Arizona residents can access additional databases through the Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records.

 

Academic Search Premier

A leading, multidisciplinary database covering over 13,800 journals, including more than 12,200 peer-reviewed journals — 4,000 of which are in full text — along with 60,000 videos from the Associated Press from 1930 to the present on various topics, events, and famous people.

 

BioOne

This database provide access to critical, peer-reviewed research in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences.

 

Credo

Credo is an easy-to-use tool for starting research. Gather background information on your topic from hundreds of full-text general and subject-specific reference titles, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000 videos. Narrow your search results to the “Issue Briefs” collection to get concise analyses of current or controversial issues.

 

eBook Academic Collection

EBSCO’s eBook Academic Collection contains over 150,000 eBooks from major academic publishers on a wide range of subjects.

 

GreenFILE

GreenFILE covers the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology. This database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 850,000 records and open access full text for nearly 13,000 records.

 

HighWire

HighWire Press publishes many free or open access journal articles in science and medicine. Browse this list for journals covering your subject. Then click on the relevant journal titles and search their content from their websites.

 

JSTOR

JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. Search JSTOR for past issues of important journals. The ACU Library subscribes to the following full-text JSTOR collections: Arts & Sciences I, Arts & Sciences II, and Religion & Theology.

 

PubMed

PubMed contains more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

 

Science.gov

Science.gov searches over 60 databases and over 2,200 scientific websites to provide users with access to more than 200 million pages of authoritative federal science information including research and development results.

 

WorldWideScience.org

This website searches across science databases across the world and translates scientific research into users’ selected language. Some full text is available, along with a wealth of citations and abstracts.