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Botany - key resources

InfoDatabase title
Public accessAgricola (NAL Catalog)
The catalog and index to the collections of the United States National Agricultural Library. The database covers materials in all formats and periods, including printed works from as far back as the 15th century. The records describe publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines.
Further informationMobile appBIOSIS Citation Index (Web of Science)
A citation database covering all major areas in the life sciences, with broad coverage in molecular and cell biology, pharmacology, endocrinology, genetics, neurosciences, infectious diseases, ecology and organismal biology.
Further informationProQuest Biological Science Collection
This collection contains biological science related full-text articles, figures and tables within articles, and the bibliographic records from Biological Sciences database. Biological Sciences provides access to literature from serials, conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and patents.
Further informationMobile appSciFinder Scholar (CAS)
First time users must register (see entry below). A chemical sciences research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS databases that contain literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more.
Further informationSciFinder Scholar (CAS) registration
First time users must register, use this link.
Further informationMobile appScopus
A multidisciplinary abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature covering the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and the arts and humanities. The database includes more than 5,000 international publishers including Elsevier (ScienceDirect), Springer, Wiley-Blackwell, Taylor & Francis, and Sage.
Further informationMobile appWeb of Science Core Collection
Provides access to the world's leading citation databases: Science Citation Index Expanded; Social Sciences Citation Index; Arts & Humanities Citation Index; Emerging Sources Citation Index; Index Chemicus; Book Citation Index; and, Conference Proceedings Citation Index. Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers the highest impact journals, including Open Access journals and conference proceedings.

 

Botany - additional resources

InfoDatabase title
Further informationAgriculture Collection (Gale Cengage)
Provides access to a full-text journal collection with broad coverage of agriculture and its related fields. The content spans the industry - from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.
Further informationMobile appBioOne
Provides an aggregation of publications in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences.
Public accessInvasive Species Compendium (CABI)
Contains datasheets, maps, images, abstracts and full-text on invasive species of the world.
Further informationJSTOR Global Plants
A community-contributed database of digitized plant specimens.
Public accessNgā Tipu Whakaoranga - Māori Plant Use
Access to detailed information on Māori traditional uses of New Zealand native plants.
Further informationNZ Science (Knowledge Basket)
Indexed records of New Zealand science papers and reports from a variety of organisations including DSIR, Department of Conservation, NIWA, HortResearch and Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS).
Public accessOur Environment
An interactive service providing access to some of Landcare Research’s holdings of environmental data. Use interactive maps to learn about the local environment and regional differences. Select particular data themes to view as maps or view detailed information. Create high quality, custom PDF maps for printing.
Further informationPlant Science (ProQuest)
A bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science.
Public accessPlantwise Knowledge Bank (CABI)
Open-access information resource from CABI covering crop pests and diseases.
Further informationProQuest Agricultural Science Collection
This collection contains agricultural science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, and the entire range of bibliographic records from AGRICOLA.
Public accessVITIS-VEA (Viticulture and Enology Abstracts)
An international literature database in the field of viticulture, enology and related fields. It provides bibliographic data, keywords and abstracts (where possible) in English for scientific papers.