Articles & Databases : Biology

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Academic OneFile [Gale] PLS only logo New!
This database includes extensive coverage in key subject areas such as, biology, chemistry, criminal justice, economics, environmental science, history, marketing, political science, and psychology. It contains scholarly journals and other authoritative sources—including thousands of podcasts and transcripts from NPR and CNN as well as videos from BBC Worldwide Learning, and a number of other sources.

Academic Search Complete [EBSCO] CSM only logo
This database offers an enormous collection of full-text journals, magazines, and news sources in many subject areas. In addition, it includes peer-reviewed full text for STEM research, as well as for the social sciences and humanities. Scholarly content covers a broad range of important areas of academic study, including anthropology, engineering, law, sciences and much more.

Access Science CSM only logo
An online encyclopedia of science and technology.

Biology Database [ProQuest] CSM only logo
Abstracts and full-text articles from journals in the biological sciences.

Films on Demand CSM only logo
Topics include Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Economics, Science and Mathematics and Health and Medicine.

Gale Virtual Reference Library CSM only logo
Title included in this database:World of Microbiology and Immunology

General OneFile [Gale] PLS only logo
A one-stop source for popular, scholarly, and trade publications in all formats: newspaper, magazine, journal, and newsletter, etc.

Google Scholar a lock that is open
Google Scholar searches specifically for scholarly literature - peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, etc. Some of the search results are available in full-text but many display only links to pay-for-document delivery services. In many cases you may have access to the complete documents through the CSM library. When using Google Scholar on your own computer, make sure that "Library Links" in Scholar Preferences are set to "College of San Mateo - Full-Text @ CSM".

GreenFILE [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment such as global warming, green building, sustainable agriculture, and more. Includes academic, government and general-interest articles.

Highwire Press a lock that is open
A division of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire Press hosts a large repository of peer-reviewed content, much of it available for free. Free content is clearly marked in search results. Also, a listing of their free titles can be found here.

JSTOR CSM only logo
JSTOR provides a full text archive of articles from scholarly journals in many disciplines (Art, Business, Humanities, Sciences, Social Sciences and more).

MasterFILE Complete [EBSCO] CSM only logo
This database offers the largest collection of popular full-text magazines, reference books and other highly-regarded sources from the world's leading publishers. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, it also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags.

Natural Medicines CSM only logo
Provides evidence based information about dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary, alternative, and integrative therapies. Includes up to date information about natural ingredients, drug and/or supplement interactions, effectiveness of treatment options, nutrition depletion, consumer education, pregnancy & lactation, sports medicine, and health & wellness topics. Good for personal use or professional use by athletes, physical therapists, nutritionists, and other health professionals who want to get trusted information on these topics.

ProQuest Research Library CSM only logo
ProQuest Research Library's 3500 full text periodicals - scholarly, trade and popular – cover subjects from business and political science to literature and psychology.

Salem Online CSM only logo
Access to online titles from Salem Press. Search all titles at once using the "Salem Online" link above. Search individual titles using the links below. Includes:

Science in Context [Gale] PLS only logo
Science in Context provides detailed coverage of popular subjects from earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history. Sources include Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Chemical Elements, Science in Dispute and Macmillan Science Library.

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