Science Databases

Broad Research Databases

The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica | Britannica

 

 

Britannica Academic

Provides a broad overview of topics and lists of other references.

 

Science | AAAS

 

Science

A compilation of science publications in immunology, robotics, medicine, and other areas. Students can view article titles/abstracts. For full access to an article, please see Dr. Zins or Mrs. Vesey.

 

JSTOR - Wikidata

 

JSTOR

A digital library of  academic journals, books, and primary sources in many disciplines. Access available when on Portsmouth Abbey School Wi-Fi.

 

eDatabases | University Library

EBSCO Academic Search Elite

A comprehensive academic database available through AskRI.org.

 

BioMed Central - Wikidata

 

 

BioMedCentral.com

Open access to 300 peer-reviewed journals from research communities in science, technology, engineering and medicine. Part of Springer Nature.

Subject Specific Databases

Marine Biology

U.S. Geological Survey Library – Collections – The Public Domain Review

U.S. Geological Survey Library

Geoscience data for locations, e.g. “Narragansett Bay”

AlgaeBase - Wikipedia

Algaebase

Database of marine and freshwater algae. Geoscience data for locations, e.g. “Narragansett Bay”

Welcome to AquaDocs

Aquadocs 

Database of research on marine environments. 

FishBase, The World's Largest Information Portal for Marine Organisms | Science & Tech | News

FishBase

Database of fish. 

National Sea Grant Library (@SeaGrantLibrary) / Twitter

National Sea Grant Library

Rhode Island access to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Home - 41ºN Magazine

41°N Magazine

Publication of the Coastal Institute at the University of Rhode Island; focused on Rhode Island.  

 

Plants

NAL Publishes New Editions of Agricultural Thesaurus, Glossary : USDA ARS

Agricola

National Agricultural Library’s database covering agriculture.

JSTOR Global Plants on Vimeo

JSTOR Global Plants

Access available when on Portsmouth Abbey School Library wi-fi.

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew - Wikipedia

Kew Bibliographic Databases

Collection of botanical databases and resources compiled by the Kew Botanical Gardens

Zoology

Encyclopedia of Life - Wikipedia

Encyclopedia of Life

Encyclopedia of living species.

Cornell Lab of Ornithology—Home | Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Database of birds.

Welcome to SORA, the Searchable Ornithological Research Archive | Searchable Ornithological Research Archive

Searchable Ornithological Research Archive

Open access compilation of ornithological publications, run by the University of New Mexico.

Earth Science

U.S. Geological Survey Library – Collections – The Public Domain Review

 

 

U.S. Geological Survey Library

Geoscience data for locations, e.g. “Narragansett Bay”

 

Medicine

File:US-NLM-PubMed-Logo.svg - Wikimedia Commons

 

 

PubMed

Comprehensive database of biomedical literature.

 

Medline Industries - Wikipedia

 

 

 

Medline

National Library of Medicine database, provided by AskRI.org.