PSAS Subject Guide

Guides to the best databases and resources for each subject area.

find Articles - BIOLOGY


Use online databases to find journal articles about a subject. Below is a list of databases which are most often used.

  • Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection
  • BioOne
  • Blood Journal
  • Cambridge University Press – Cambridge Journals Online
  • Cochrane Collection Plus @ EBSCOhost Hospital Package
  • DynaMed Plus @ EBSCOhost Hospital Package
  • Ebscohost
  • Health Business Elite @ EBSCOhost Hospital Package
  • IOP Science 
  • Journal of Medical Microbiology
  • Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association (JAAHA)
  • MEDLINE Complete @ EBSCOHost Hospital Package
  • Nature Journal
  • Ovid LWW
  • Oxford Journals Online
  • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
  • Proquest Central
  • PubMed (Abstract Only)
  • SAGE Journals Online
  • Science Direct Backfiles Titles – 20 collections (With Supplement 1)
  • Science Online AAAS – (Science Classic : 1880 to 1996) and (2008-2015), (2017 – Present)
  • ScienceDirect
  • Scientific & Medical ART Imagebase
  • SpringerLink (Coverage : 2014 – present)
  • The New England Journal of Medicine
  • Wiley Online Library (Coverage : core collection – 2018)

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Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is list of journals often used.

Jurnal sains

Q1 AlJ95

Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society

QH301 B5

Australian journal of biological sciences

QH301 A852

Australian journal of experimental biology and medical science

QH301 A94

Biochimica et biophysica acta : Molecular cell research

QP501 B524

Biochimica et biophysica acta : Molecular basis of disease

QP501 B524

Hydrobiological journal

QH91 A1G513

International review of hydrobiology

QH90 A1I5

Indian Journal of genetics and plant breeding

QH301 I5

Biological journal of the Linnean Society

QH1 L632

Biology bulletin of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR

QH301 B5

Cell biology : international reports

QH573 C39

Journal of bioscience = Jurnal biosains

QH301 J86

Other journals subscribed by library can be search via WebOPAC to identify location and holdings.