Library Databases By Subject

Biological Sciences

  • Academic OneFile

    Search more than 7,300 full text journals. Indexes more than 14,000 periodicals including more than 9,000 peer-reviewed journals.

  • Academic Search Premier

    Search more than 6,100 full-text journals. Abstracting and indexing for more than 13,800 journals, including 12,200 that are peer-reviewed.

  • Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas

    Visible Body is a 3D interactive atlas of anatomical structures and animations. Biola Library patrons have access to the following modules: Human Anatomy Atlas --Muscle Premium --Skeleton Premium --Physiology Animations --Heart & Circulatory Premium. Please note that the following two modules are unavailable: Anatomy & Physiology, Anatomy & Function

  • Primal Pictures 3D Human Anatomy for Communication Disorders

    This innovative and medically accurate interactive 3D atlas and clinical reference is perfect for speech language pathology and communication disorders educators, students and practitioners. Featuring a comprehensive selection of 3D views covering key body systems and visually stunning head and neck views, this resource is complemented by a wealth of multimedia clinical content covering swallowing, phonetics and many commonly presenting disorders. (from publisher's website)

  • Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming videos 24/7. Access is provided to more than 238,500 video clips and 15,500 full-length videos. Choose from thousands of high-quality educational titles in dozens of subject areas. Special features allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, create and share playlists, personalize folders, and manage their entire collection through a robust administrative reporting system. Films on Demand delivers outstanding digital video ideal for students and faculty through online catalogs, distance-learning courses, and learning management systems.

  • Birds of North America

    BNA Online provides comprehensive life histories for each of the 716+ species of birds breeding in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada.

  • Applied Science & Business Periodicals Retrospective

    This database provides an index of more than 2,000 periodicals in the subjects of applied science and technology and business and industry. Coverage is from 1913 to 1983.

  • Cambridge Journals Online

    Access to full text articles in 221 journals published by Cambridge University Press.

  • GreenFILE

    GreenFILE indexes scholarly, general interest, and governmental information about environmental concerns. Provides open access full text for more than 9,100 records.

  • JSTOR

    The JSTOR Arts & Sciences I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, & XIII Collections provide perpetual archival access to the complete back runs of hundreds of electronic full text journals. However, up to the last three to five years of the issues may not be not included.

  • LexisNexis Academic

    LexisNexis Academic Universe provides full text access to news, business, legal, medical, and reference resources.

  • MEDLINE

    Index of more than 19,000 sources covering all areas of medicine.

  • ProQuest Research Library

    Searchable database of over 6,000 periodical titles covering a wide range of academic subjects. Over 4,600 periodicals are full text.

  • PubMed

    "PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine, includes over 14 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950's. These citations are from MEDLINE and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources."

  • Reference Universe

    Reference Universe is a great place to begin your research. The database searches the indexes of more than 40,000 electronic and print reference works (encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.), and it provides links to the full text or to bibliographic citations of articles in these reference works. Essentially this database is an index to the articles in books and ebooks which the Biola Library owns or to which it subscribes.

  • SAGE Journals

    Access to 777 full text scholarly journals in business, humanities, social sciences, science, technology, and medicine.

  • ScienceDirect

    ScienceDirect provides indexing and abstracts for articles from more than 2000 science, technology, and medical journals. The only full text articles that are accessible are for Biola Library journal subscriptions from 1995 to the present. Most of the PDF links in ScienceDirect do not connect to full text articles. Check the Library Catalog or the "Journals A to Z" link to determine if the Biola Library has access to a particular journal through another database.

  • SciFinder

    Information on a wide variety of chemical and science-related topics. Restricted access. Contact Library Reference Desk or Electronic Resources Librarian for access instructions, ext. 4837.

  • SpringerLink

    Complete tables of content, abstracts and full-text articles from more than 650 journals. Please note: Not all items found in this database are accessible online because they have not been purchased by or subscribed to by the Biola Library.

  • Wiley Online Library

    Access to 1,229 full text journals from the Wiley Online Library collection in science, technology, medicine, and the social sciences. Please note: Not all items found in this database are accessible online because they have not been purchased by or subscribed to by the Biola Library.

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