Marine Sciences

Databases

Academic Search Complete

A comprehensive, scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that includes full-text from thousands of peer-reviewed journals and citations from many more. State of Maine funded.
A comprehensive, scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that includes full-text from thousands of peer-reviewed journals and citations from many more. State of Maine funded.

BioOne

Full text biological, ecological and environmental sciences journals from scholarly societies and non-commercial publishers.

Conference Papers Index

Conference Papers Index provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Subject emphasis since 1995 has been in the life sciences, environmental sciences and the aquatic sciences, while older material also covers physics, engineering and materials science. 

Encyclopedia of Animals

Offers in-depth information on a variety of topics relating to animals. Indexing, abstracts, and full text records describing the nature and habitat of familiar animals.  State of Maine funded.

Environment Abstracts

Encompasses all aspects of the impact of people and technology on the environment and the effectiveness of remedial policies and technologies. Includes abstracts from journals, conferences and more.

Global Issues in Context

Global Issues in Context offers global perspectives on issues of international importance and current world events and topics in the news related to these issues.

GREENR

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)offers authoritative content on the development of emerging green technologies and discusses issues on the environment, sustainability and more.

Journal Citation Reports

Offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data.

Oceanic Abstracts

Focuses on worldwide technical literature of the marine and brackish-water environment, marine biology and physical oceanography, fisheries, aquaculture, non-living resources, meteorology and geology, plus environmental, technological, and legislative topics. State of Maine funded. 

ProQuest Central

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A multidisciplinary database,  over 160 subject areas are covered extensively including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology and the social sciences . 

RefWorks

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Web-based reference management tool to collect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups. RefWorks tutorials

 

ScienceDirect

Online access to over 1,200 leading science journals from Elsevier Science and other cooperating sources.

Scopus

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place.

Wildlife & Ecology Studies Worldwide

An index to literature on wild mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians contains more than 598,550 bibliographic records, many include abstracts. State of Maine funded.

Zoological Record

Zoological Record is a comprehensive index to zoological literature covering from 1864 to present. Records cover every aspect of zoology, including biochemistry, behavior, ecology evolution, genetics, and so forth. Over 5,000 international serials plus approximately 1,500 non-serial publications are currently monitored, including professional journals, magazines, newsletters, monographs, books, reviews, and conference proceedings.