Biology Resources

Academic Search Complete - Ebsco
CINAHL Full Text
Environment Complete
Gale Health Reference Center Academic
Medline Full Text - Ebsco
Medline Plus - Web Site
Points of View Reference Center
Proquest - All Databases
Pubmed Central - U.S. National Institute of Health
Science Direct

Websites

Agricultural Biotechnology-USDA
http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/!ut/p/_s.7_0_A/7_0_1OB?navid=BIOTECH&parentnav=AGRICULTURE&navtype=RT/
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is one of three Federal Agencies, primarily responsible for regulating biotechnology in the US. Laws and Regulations, research, trade, etc.

BIOTN
http://biotn.org/
A catylst for Scientific Growth. 

Cell and Molecular Biology Online
http://www.cellbio.com/
"An Informational Resource for Cell and Molecular Biologists." Contains links to journals, conferences, protocols and methods, education resources, and more.

EBI - The European Bioinformatics Institute
http://www.ebi.ac.uk/
"EMBL-EBI offers a comprehensive range of freely available, up-to-date molecular databases. You can work locally by downloading our data and software, or use our web services to access our resources programmatically." 

Ensembl -
http://useast.ensembl.org/index.html
Ensembl is a genome browser for vertebrate genomes that supports research in comparative genomics, evolution, sequence variation and transcriptional regulation. Ensembl annotate genes, computes multiple alignments, predicts regulatory function and collects disease data.

Librarians Internet Index - Websites You Can Trust
http://www.lii.org/
Type in your Search Term to locate quality web sites by research subject. The home page has 13 major Subject areas to search, including a major section on Science - Biology

Martindale's Biosci & Biotech Center
http://www.martindalecenter.com/GradBioscience.html
Calculators, Applets, Spreadsheets, and where Applicable includes: Courses, Manuals, Handbooks, Simulations, Animations, Videos, etc. Also includes section on ejournals.

National Center for Biotechnology
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
"Established in 1988 as a national resource for molecular biology information, NCBI creates public databas es, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biomedical information - all for the better understanding of molecular processes affecting human health and disease."

On-Line Biology Book
http://www.estrellamountain.edu/faculty/farabee/biobk/biobooktoc.html
Recently revised ebook by Prof. M.J. Farabee with hyperlinks. Mea nt for freshman-level biology

The Tree of Life
http://tolweb.org/tree/phylogeny.html
A collaborative Internet project containing information about phylogeny and biodiversity.

The UC Museum of Paleontology at Berkeley
http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/
Online exhibits about animals, plants, phylogeny, evolution and more.

Weizmann Institute of Science Genome Ctr. and Bioinformatics Unit
http://bip.weizmann.ac.il/
Contains a lot of informatin about genetics, including links to databases such as the GeneLoc (formerly known as the Unified Database for Human Genome Mapping) GeneCards, a database of human genes, proteins, and diseases.

Listservs

BioSci Listservs
http://www.bio.net/archives.html
Find listservs on many topics, such as "G-protein coupled receptor systems" or "The biology of grasses."

eJournals

BioOne
http://www.bioone.org
BioOne brings to the Web a uniquely valuable aggregation of the full-texts of high-impact bioscience research journals. Most of BioOne’s titles are published by small societies and non-commercial publishers, and, until now, have been available only in printed form.

PLoS Biology
http://biology.plosjournals.org/perlserv/?request=index-html&issn=1545-7885
PLoS Biology is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS), a non-profit organization committed to making scientific and medical literature a public resource.

Journals in Cell and Molecular Biology
http://www.cellbio.com/elecpubs.html
This is an extensive list of journals, both free full-text and pay-per-article. Most have free access to abstracts or tables of contents.