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Microbiology: Finding Articles / Databases

Quick access to full text articles

1)  Follow the full-text link from databases, OR
2) Search A-Z list of e-journals by journal title, OR
3)  Search article titles on Google Scholar  

Requesting books and articles not available in SU Libraries

Your book or article not in our library? 
Submit your interlibrary request online

Key databases for Microbiology

  Scopus from Elsevier is a comprehensive database of peer-reviewed literature.
  Features tools to analyze and 
visualize research
  Training material

Web of Science
  Web of Science provides access to Science Citation Index and Journal Citation Reports. Also features bibliometrics tools to analyse results
Training material

* Search PATENTS  as an additional source for information

CAB Direct
  Comprehensive databases for the applied life sciences.

  Science Direct is a leading full-text scientific database
 Training material

PubMed (also included in Scopus)
  PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from   MEDLINE, life science journals and online books

  The choice for chemistry research, but also an excellent resource for biological sciences.
  Training tutorials
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