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Web of Science platform: Specialty Collections

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BIOSIS Citation Index
Comprehensive, international life sciences content with cited references.

BIOSIS Previews
An expansive index to life sciences and biomedical research from journals, meetings, books, and patents. Covers pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Includes BIOSIS indexing and enhanced MeSH disease terms.

Biological Abstracts
Includes journal coverage of the life sciences, with topics ranging from botany to microbiology to pharmacology. Includes BIOSIS indexing and MeSH terms. Provides links to full text.

Zoological Record
The world’s leading taxonomic reference and oldest continuing database of animal biology. Users can determine the first appearance of an animal name in the literature, track changes in classification, and keep up with new and endangered species.

Current Contents Connect
Current Contents Connect is a multidisciplinary current awareness resource with this unique featureset:

  • Browse journals by discipline
  • Browse an issue's complete table of contents
  • Set up alerts to be notified when new issues of a journal have been released