Cell Biology BLY 342

Fall 2009
Dr. Tim Sherman
Biology Dept.
University of South Alabama

SOUTHcat Catalog

Search for books, journals(not articles), dvds and government documents owned or subscribed to by USA. Publicly available at our homepage: http://library.southalabama.edu

Our Journal List--Use this if you have the complete information about an article--the citation.

Databases: (Available remotely through the University Library homepage under "Articles, Indexes, and Databases".)

Biological Abstracts: No full-text, but has some links to other databases with full-text. Please logout as we are allowed only three users at a time.

Ebsco's Academic Search Premier: Some full-text. Includes book reviews.

Academic OneFile (Gale/InfoTrac): Larger, more diverse collection than previous one.

ScienceDirect: Full-text journals from Elsevier.

BioOne: [Use BioOne Indexes and Abstracts for searching it, because of its better, and easier, search engine.] An 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 are focused on the biological, ecological and environmental sciences.

JSTOR: JSTOR is an archive of back issues of academic journals in the humanities, social sciences and sciences with full-text as a graphic image. Included is a collection of botany and ecology journals.

Wiley InterScience: From John Wiley & Sons publishers, we have the full text of over 300 scientific, technical, medical, and professional journals, plus major reference works and Current Protocols laboratory manuals.

PLoS Biology [Public Library of Science - Biology] "PLoS is a nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a public resource." http://www.plosbiology.org/plosonline/?request=index-html

Web of Science: A "citation" index. Useful for tracking other articles by the same author and also for seeing how many times other writers have cited an article in their bibliographies.

AGRICOLA: National Agricultural Library's (NAL) Web Gateway to AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access). It indexes books and articles on all aspects of agriculture. Publicly available.

Oxford Journals Online: Full-text.

BioMedCentral Journals: http://www.biomedcentral.com/ --Open access content

DOAJ -- Directory of Open Access Journals. Free online journals.

Highwire --repository of free online journals.

Some Free Cell Biology Journals on the Public Web

American Journal of Physiology : Cell Physiology
American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology
Blood Cells, Molecules and Diseases
BMC Cell Biology
Cancer Cell International
Cell and Chromosome
Cell Biology Education : A Journal of Life Science Education
Cell Growth and Differentiation : the Molecular Biology Journal of the American Association for Cancer Research -
Cell Research
Eukaryotic Cell
Journal of Cell Biology
Journal of Cell Science
Microbial Cell Factories
Molecular Biology of the Cell
PNAS: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States
Plant Cell
Stem Cells
Plant Biotechnology

Web Sites:

Biology Department Links -- http://www.usouthal.edu/biology/links.html
Cn3D Home Page -- view 3-dimensional structure
Internet Public Library Cell Biology Collection
Librarians' Index to the Internet: Biology. Search "cell biology."
Internet Directory for Botany : Searchable and browsable index of botany resources.
Kimball's Biology Pages : Online reference manual to terms in cellular and molecular biology.
CellsAlive: Great animations and videos of cell activity
Parasitic Plant Connection : A hierarchical arrangement of information on parasitic plants.
PLANTS National Database Home Page : An effort to provide a single source of standardized information about plants including plant names, symbols, and other attributes.
National Academy Press --free books and reports full-text and searchable

Library Resource Guides:

Marine Sciences --Best Sites on the Web by Amy Prendergast

Biology--Guide to Biology Resources in the Library by Amy Prendergast

Style Guide:

Research and Documentation Online--Science: Documenting Sources http://www.bedfordstmartins.com/hacker/resdoc/sciences/sample.htm

page by Amy Prendergast, Science & Technology Reference Librarian
last modified September 22, 2009 ap