Biology

Philosophy, Theory, and Practice in Biology

Description

Volume 1- (2009-). Open to the world.|Philosophy, Theory, and Practice in Biology (PTPBio) is a peer-reviewed open-access online journal that brings together philosophers of science and theoretically inclined biologists to interact across disciplinary boundaries.

Type
Text Collection
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http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/44219
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Michigan Journal of Sustainability

Description

Volume 1- (2013-). Open to the world.|The Michigan Journal of Sustainability publishes timely, innovative, stimulating, and informative articles in three areas: (1) sustainable freshwater systems, (2) livable communities, and (3) responses to climate variability and change. The periodical is designed to appeal to readers from a broad range of specialties and backgrounds, and papers will be edited to be comprehensible even to those reading outside their own area of expertise.

Type
Text Collection
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/44191
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive

Alternative Titles
HBW Alive
Description

Contains the contents of the 17-volume Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) series. Also included are illustrations, maps, videos, photographs, sounds, and a bibliography that tracks scientific references. A special feature is the integration of Google translator into each page to aid comprehension by non-English speakers.
 

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Updated regularly
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/42636
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U-M Sustainability Experts Database

Type
Database
Directory
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/42445
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The Arabidopsis Information Resource

Alternative Titles
TAIR
Description

The Arabidopsis Information Resource (TAIR) provides a comprehensive resource for the scientific community working with Arabidopsis thaliana, a widely used model plant. TAIR consists of a searchable relational database, which includes many different datatypes. Data can be viewed using a interactive MapViewer, and analyzed with our tools. Datasets can be downloaded. In addition, pages on news, information on the Arabidopsis Genome Initiative (AGI), Arabidopsis lab protocols, and useful links are provided.

Type
Database
Coverage
Varies
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/32004
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SpringerProtocols

Alternative Titles
Springer Protocols
Description

SpringerProtocols is the largest subscription-based online database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the biomedical and life sciences. Compiling protocols from the book series Methods in Molecular Biology and other sources, SpringerProtocols offers researchers access to nearly thirty years of tested, trusted, step-by-step protocols for immediate use in the lab. With an emphasis on comprehensiveness and clarity, each protocol is organized in an easily reproducible recipe style. Protocols are written by experts in the field and are reviewed by editors distinguished in their specific subject areas, as well as by an editorial board. SpringerProtocols is an invaluable resource for the modern research laboratory.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30464
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VetMed Resource

Description
VetMed Resource contains key records on all aspects of veterinary medicine from 1972 to the present. It is updated weekly with records gathered from over 125 countries.  Features include:
 
  • Over 60,000 full text documents (journal articles, conference papers, reports)
  • Over 1.5 million bibliographic records with detailed keyword (metadata) tagging from the CAB Abstracts database
  • CAB Reviews, timely analysis written by subject experts 
  • Animal Health and Production Compendium --  A renowned collection of datasheets providing expert analysis of animal health and production issues, including over 2000 images, an animal drugs database, a glossary, a food safety module, and parasite identification keys. 
  • Breaking news
  • Events calendar of veterinary conferences/meetings
 
 
 
Type
Article Index
Database
E-Journal(s)
Encyclopedia
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30460
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PMC

Alternative Titles
PubMed Central
Description

PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). In keeping with NLM’s legislative mandate to collect and preserve the biomedical literature, PMC serves as a digital counterpart to NLM’s extensive print journal collection. Launched in February 2000, PMC was developed and is managed by NLM’s National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).

Type
Database
Coverage
PMC has material dating back to mid- to late-1800s or early 1900s for some journals.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11475
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PubMed [without MGet It]

Alternative Titles
MEDLINE
Description

PubMed indexes over 4,000 biomedical, nursing, dentistry and related journals, with over 21 million citations in MEDLINE, PreMEDLINE and related databases. PubMed is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) and provides links between article citations and relevant data in other NCBI ENTREZ databases, including Nucleotide and Protein Sequences, Protein Structures, Complete Genomes, Taxonomy, and others.

Type
Database
Coverage
Journal Literature: 1950 to present Selected Online Books
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11473
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