Biology databases & search tips

Ovid databases, ebook and ejournals now available

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2018

Starting July 1, 2018, Ovid will no longer require a Username and Password to access and will be available to all WU users. In addition to databases (Ovid Medline and Health and Psychosocial Instruments), it will include over 1000 fulltext ebooks and over 500 fulltext ejournals. Many thanks to Be...

Ejournal and database news for biology, January 2017

By Ruth Lewis on January 30, 2017

Wiley negotiations: We now have university-wide access to all of the Wiley electronic journals subscribed to by either Becker Library or University Libraries. More info: Announcing Cross-Campus Access to Wiley E-Journals. Becker Medical Library Catalog and ejournals lists have been updated. WU Li...

Database News, including Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive and IsisCB Explore

By Ruth Lewis on February 22, 2016

Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive is a continuously updated online version of the 17-volume set, which was published between 1992 and 2013 and contains 13,367 pages written by 277 authors, 1030 plates painted by 33 artists, 20,617 figures, 10,200 maps and 100,000 bibliographical references...