Databases (22 results)

Encyclopedia of Social Insects [Springer]
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"A comprehensive, multi-author treatise on the social insects of the world, with some auxiliary attention to such adjacent topics as subsocial insects and social arachnids. The work is to serve as a very convenient, yet authoritative reference work on the biology and systematics of social insects of the world. This is a project of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI), the worldwide organizing body for the scientific study of social insects." Published: 2020
AquaDocs [formerly Aquatic Commons]
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As of 2021: "AquaDocs is the joint open access repository of the UNESCO/IOC InternationaI Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) and the International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC) with support from the FAO Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts. It is a thematic repository covering the natural marine, coastal, estuarine /brackish and fresh water environments and includes all aspects of the science, technology, management and conservation of these environments, their organisms and resources, and the economic, sociological and legal aspects."   This is a merger of Aquatic Commons and OceanDocs.
AVMA Journals Online [via American Veterinary Medical Association]
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Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association and American Journal of Veterinary Research peer-reviewed, general scientific journal provides reports of clinical research, feature articles and regular columns of interest to veterinarians in private and public practice, as well as news of interest to veterinary researchers and peer-reviewed reports of applied research in veterinary medicine and associated biological sciences.
Coverage: 2000 - present
CAB Abstracts [via CAB Direct] [via CAB]
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Citations and abstracts to the international agricultural literature, including veterinary medicine, human and animal nutrition, forestry, rural development, as well as other related topics such as tourism and human ecology.
Coverage: 1973-present
Tags: Agriculture, Animals, Ecology, Plants, Science
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Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE)
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Peer-reviewed scientific video protocols to accelerate biological, medical, chemical, life, physical sciences and engineering research. The video format to visualizes all steps needed to see how research methodologies are performed.
Coverage: Access currently to JoVE General section, Science Education, and all journal subsections; 2006- (General); 2013- (Subsections)
Tags: Bioengineering, Bioinformatics, Biology, Biomedicine, Chemistry, Developmental Biology, Engineering, Environmental Science, Immunology, Life Science, Medicine, Neuroscience, Protocols, Psychology, Single Sign-In
Related links: How to search JoVE, JoVE Faculty Resource Center
World Animal Health Information Database (WAHID) Interface
The WAHID Interface provides access to all data held within OIE's new World Animal Health Information System (WAHIS). It replaces and significantly extends the former web interface named Handistatus II System. A comprehensive range of information is available from: -Immediate notifications and follow-up reports submitted by Member Countries in response to exceptional disease events occuring in these countires as well as follow-up reports about these events, -Six-monthly reports describing the OIE-listed disease situations in each country -Annual reports providing further background information on animal health, on laboratory and vaccine production facilities, etc. To start, select one of the headings on the left. You can then explore available information: -by country (or group of countries), -by disease, -focusing on control measures, or -comparing the animal health situation between two countries.
Alliance of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Science Societies Digital Library : ACSESS Digital Library [via Wiley Publishing Company]
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Transdisciplinary collection published by the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America. Peer-reviewed research journals with archives (1907-present), member magazines, ebooks (1957-present), conference proceedings and podcast. Backfiles includes full text for hundreds of ebooks published between 1957 and 2009, and journals, from 1907 to 2009. ACSESS is the umbrella organization for three nonprofit societies: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America.
Coverage: 1907 - current
Animal Studies: Law, Welfare and Rights [via HeinOnline]
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With titles from the Animal Legal Defense Fund and Animal Welfare Institute, this collection aims to establish the foundational laws pertaining to animals and follow the evolution of these rights throughout the years. It includes philosophical books dating back to the 1800's, videos, periodicals, brochures, and more.
Coverage: 1800s to current
Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA) [via ProQuest] [via ProQuest]
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Essential literature resource for marine, freshwater and brackish water environments and organisms. Comprehensive international scope with input centers from research centers in each country managed by FAO.
Coverage: varies by subfile; 1971-present; earlier for selected core titles
Tags: Aquaculture, Biology, Fish Biology, Marine Biology
Related links: ASFA LibGuide [ProQuest], Setting up Alerts