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Agricola
The Agricola databases covers agriculture, animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences.  It also includes coverage of the collection of the U.S. National Agricultural Library (NAL).
Biological Sciences Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes and abstracts a wide range of research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology, and ecology, some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science. Formerly known as: CSA Biological Sciences; 1946 - present.
BioOne Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text access to over 190 scholarly journals in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. Subscription includes BioOne and BioOne.2.
PubMed Restricted Resource openURL
Comprehensive index to scholarship of life sciences and biomedicine. Compiled by the U.S. National Library of Medicine; links to subscription-based and free full text articles; 1950 - present. 
ScienceDirect Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text of over 2,500 Elsevier journals and 10 encyclopedias in the sciences and social sciences. Coverage for most titles is 1993 - or 1995 - present. 
Scopus Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes and abstracts scientific, technical, medical, social sciences and some humanities literature and web resources. Includes citation tracking and links to full text articles. Early 1900's - present for some abstracts; 1996 - present for citation tracking.

LIBRARY CATALOG - BOOKS & MORE

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World Library Catalog Restricted Resource openURL
Find and request material at Wheaton, HELIN, Brown, Google Books, and WorldCat (libraries worldwide):

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CITATION RESOURCES

AMA Manual of Style
Print Location: R119 .A533 2007 Restricted Resource
The 10th edition of the American Medical Association's style manual.  Library location information is available here.

Citation Tools
RefWorks, Zotero and additional citation style manuals. 
Scientific Style and Format: the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers, 7th ed.
Print Location: Ref T11 .S386 2006 Restricted Resource
Council of Science Editors style manual.
Research & Documentation Online - CSE Style
Basic formatting rules for in-text citations and works cited references. From Diana Hacker.

TAXONOMY

Animal Diversity Web
Animal Diversity Web (ADW) is an online database of animal natural history, distribution, classification, and conservation biology at the University of Michigan

Animal Diversity Web Has
  • Thousands of species accounts about individual animal species. These may include text, pictures of living animals, photographs and movies of specimens, and/or recordings of sounds. Students write the text of these accounts and we cannot guarantee their accuracy.
  • Descriptions of levels of organization above the species level, especially phyla, classes, and in some cases, orders and families. Hundreds of hyperlinked pages and images illustrate the traits and general biology of these groups. Professional biologists prepare this part.

Birds of North America Online Restricted Resource Resource contains images Resource contains video Resource contains audio
The electronic version of the 18 volume Birds of North America completed in 2002. Provides detailed scientific information for each of the 716 species of birds nesting in the USA and Canada. Account contents are updated frequently, and include image and video galleries showing behaviors, habitat, nests, eggs and nestlings, and recordings of that bird's songs and calls. Produced by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

HISTORICAL NEWSPAPERS & PERIODICALS

Core Historical Literature of Agriculture
From Cornell University, CHLA is an electronic collection of agricultural books and periodicals published between the early nineteenth century and the middle to late twentieth century in the fields of agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, animal science, crops and their protection, food science, forestry, human nutrition, rural sociology, and soil science.
Missouri Botanical Garden Botanicus Digital Library
Botanicus is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden Library. Includes over 1,000 books and periodicals.
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