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Biology & Biosciences

Key Databases

Life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more.
ChemSpider is a free chemical structure database providing fast text and structure search access to over 34 million structures from hundreds of data sources.
Comprehensive source of information for nurses, and allied health professionals. Scroll down the EBSCOHost menu for the CINAHL link.
Reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of interventions in health care.
Ebooks on civil engineering, construction, engineering and project administration. Select "My Subscription" in order to search our subscribed, full text titles.
MEDLINE® with Full Text provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. It provides full text for 1,470 journals indexed in MEDLINE.
PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations with links to full text content will display a University of Wolverhampton logo button at the top right of the page.
ScienceDirect provides access to the scientific, technical and medical journals of Elsevier and participating publishers.
It contains more than 16 million articles, 2,500 journals, 250 full open access journals, 39,000 books and 330,000 topic pages.

For a complete list of of our subscribed titles, click the "More information" link.
SciFinder is a research discovery application that provides unlimited access to the world's most comprehensive and authoritative source of references, substances and reactions in chemistry and related sciences.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed research literature with more than 20,500 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers. Scopus offers researchers a quick, easy and comprehensive resource to support their research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and arts and humanities.
Web of Science is a research platform that provides access to: the Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes, Journal Citation Index and Medline.

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EBI Databases
EBI Databases (European Bioinformatics Institute) including EMBL Sequence Version Archive, European Nucleotide Archive (ENA), UniProt and Ensembl.

NCBI Molecular biology / genomics databases
Many of the databases can be cross-searched via the text-based Entrez interface. Particularly useful for the seamless links from gene sequences to articles in Medline (PubMed).