Subject guide for Bioscience

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On this page you will find a selection of resources for Bioscience. You are welcome to contact the subject editor in case you need help, or if you have content suggestions.

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Good places to start - key sources

Databases

  • ASFA (Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts)
    Very comprehensive coverage of: Marin-, brackish- and freshwater biology, aquaculture, water pollution, fisheries, meteorology, oceanography. Partial full text.

  • Web of Science
    Reference and citation database. Covers all research areas but is best suited for science and health sciences. Time period: 1900 - . 

  • Scopus
    Reference and citation database. Covers all research areas but is best suited for science and health sciences. Time period: 1960 – (full indexing from 1996).

  • Infomedia
    A large database that comprises articles from Danish daily newspapers as well as a wide range of periodicals, local papers, etc.

Bibliographies

  • Biological Sciences
    The database consists of a wide range of specialized bibliographies in biochemistry, molecular biology, animal behavior, entomology and terrestrial and marine ecology. Partial full text.

  • Oceanic Abstracts
    Bibliography, covering marine biology, fisheries, aquaculture, physical oceanography, mineral resources, marine geology, meteorology and technology as used in marine and coastal areas. Partial full text.

Dictionaries

  • Ordbogen.com
    Danish dictionary website with 28 different dictionaries including a Danish/English/Danish dictionary.
  • Oxford English Dictionary
    Online dictionary. English-English. © 2016 Oxford University Press.
  • Google Translate
    Translation tool. Machine-generated translations, many different languages and alphabets.
    Very comprehensive coverage of: Marin-, brackish- and freshwater biology, aquaculture, water pollution, fisheries, meteorology, oceanography. Partial full text. 

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