List of Databases available to TBU patrons

We have access to 98 databases

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Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)

Academic Search Complete, designed specifically for academic institutions, is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 9 100 full-text periodicals, including 13 6000 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.

Academic Search Ultimate

Academic Search Ultimate offers access to resources cited in key subject indexes. The combination of academic journals, magazines, periodicals, reports, books and videos meets the needs of scholars in virtually every discipline ranging from astronomy, anthropology, biomedicine, engineering, health, law and literacy to mathematics, pharmacology, women’s studies, zoology and more. Trial access till July 14, 2020.


AGRICOLA covers U.S. agricultural and life sciences information. Compiled by the U.S. National Agricultural Library, it consists of over 4,900,000 citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents and software related to agriculture.


AGRIS is the international information system for the agricultural sciences and technology. It was created by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 1974, to facilitate information exchange and to bring together world literature dealing with all aspects of agriculture. AGRIS is a cooperative system in which participating countries input references to the literature produced within their boundaries and, in return, draw on the information provided by the other participants. To date, 240 national, international and intergovernmental centers participate.

American Chemical Society Journals

The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society provides the worldwide scientific community with a comprehensive collection of the most cited peer-reviewed journals in the chemical and related sciences.


ARTbibliographies Modern (Proquest)

ABM is the premier source of information on modern and contemporary arts dating from the late 19th century onwards, and including photography since its invention. It includes abstracts of English and foreign-language material on famous and lesser-known artists, movements, and trends. The coverage of ABM is wide-ranging and includes performance art and installation works, video art, computer and electronic art, body art, graffiti, artists' books, theatre arts, conservation, crafts, ceramic and glass art, ethnic arts, graphic and museum design, fashion, and calligraphy, as well as traditional media including illustration, painting, printmaking, sculpture, and drawing.

arXiv is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology and statistics. The contents of arXiv conform to Cornell University academic standards. arXiv is owned, operated and funded by Cornell University, a private not-for-profit educational institution. arXiv is also partially funded by the National Science Foundation.

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Beck's online legal information system.

Bibliographia Medica Čechoslovaca - Medvik

BMC is the largest czech database for medicine and related subjects.

BioMed Central Journals

BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate open access to peer-reviewed biomedical research.


BioOne provides a unique aggregation of high-impact bioscience research journals, featuring timely content on a wide-array of today’s most pressing topics, including global warming, stem cell research, ecological and biodiversity conservation.

BIOSIS Citation Index

content from journals, meetings, patents and books from life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, etc.


Business Source Ultimate

Offers the most extensive full text coverage in economics, finance, marketing, management, and other related fields. Trial Access available until July 14, 2020.

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Cabell''s Journal Whitelists & Blacklist

Use Cabell''s to find: Journals that publish in a field; covers a wide range of areas in Education,Psychology & Psychiatry,Health & Nursing,Computer Science. Journal Impact Factor (Thomson Reuters), plus contextual influence within each of its primary topics (more info on Cabell''s unique rankings). Acceptance rate, review process, length of time to review and publish, and difficulty of acceptance. Publisher''s contact details and specific requirements for manuscript length, submission, and more. Current Calls for Papers that the journal has provided. Journal''s aims and scope to gauge whether its goals fit with your own.

Cell Press

With over 50 journals that span the life, physical, earth, and health sciences, Cell Press titles are among the most widely downloaded from ScienceDirect. Its impactful quality and breadth of coverage allows researchers to stay on top of their field and gain in-depth insights as they take their next steps in discovery.

Central & Eastern European Academic Source (EBSCO)

This database is an essential tool for researchers and students, providing a comprehensive full-text source of content covering important facets of central and eastern European countries. Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS) is a multidisciplinary, multilingual research database covering a variety of subject areas.


CiteSeerX, formerly CiteSeer, is a scientific literature digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science. CiteSeer was developed in 1997 at the NEC Research Institute (now NEC Laboratoires America, Inc.), Princeton, New Jersey, by Steve Lawrence, Lee Giles and Kurt Bollacker. It is now hosted at the Pennsylvania State University's College of Information Sciences. CiteSeer was the first digital library and search engine to provide automated citation indexing and citation linking using the method of autonomous citation indexing. At present the system contains more than 767 550 source documents.


CogPrints is a free, full-text e-print archive of published, peer-reviewed journal postprints plus prepublication unrefereed preprints in the cognitive sciences, covering psychology, behavioral biology, computer science, linguistics, philosophy and related disciplines.

CSN (ČSN) Online

The Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing was established by the Czech National Council Act No. 20/1993 Coll. on the Organisation of the State Administration in the Field of Standards, Metrology and Testing as the state administration body responsible for such activities. The Office is a budgetary organisation subordinated to the Ministry of Industry and Trade. The Office’s mission is to perform tasks set out in Czech legislation on technical standardisation, metrology and testing and tasks related to the harmonisation of Czech technical regulations and standards with the technical regulations of the European Community. Since 2009, the Office has been ensuring development and publication of Czech standards.

Current Contents Connect

Current Contents Connect - complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books, which also includes relevant, evaluated web sites and documents.

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DART-Europe E-theses Portal

DART-Europe is a partnership of research libraries and library consortia who are working together to improve global access to European research theses. The DART-Europe E-Theses Portal is a discovery service for full text, open access research theses awarded by European Universities.

Data Citation Index

Data Citation Index - research data, including data studies, data sets from a wide range of international data repositories from the social sciences, physical sciences, life sciences and arts and humanities, which are connected with the scientific literature to track data citation.

De Gruyter eBooks

We have access to more than 24,000 e-books from all disciplines. The books are sorted by subject groups. After selecting the subject group, you can view the books that are licensed for UTB via the “Accessible Content” section.


DEPATISnet is a service provided to you by the German Patent and Trade Mark Office.You can conduct online searches in patent publications from around the world stored in the database of DEPATIS, the in-house patent information system of the GPTO.When a search has been performed, the result list will be displayed. Selecting retrieved documents from your result list leads to display of the bibliographic data (title, applicant, inventor...) of that document.The original document can also be displayed in PDF format.You can browse the displayed document backwards and forwards or you can jump directly to certain parts of documents (subdocuments) eg claims, drawing, description etc. Printing of the document page by page is also available.

Derwent Innovations Index

value-added patent information from Derwent World Patent Index as well as patent citation information from Patents Citation Index.

Digitale Dissertationen im Internet

The information system provides a wide range of information on the electronic publishing of dissertations and post-doctoral theses. Information is held which is of relevance for authors, libraries, scientific institutions and publishing houses. Sample documents are available which are intended to help authors with the presentation of their dissertations or post-doctoral theses, allowing them to be published electronically on university publication servers and by the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek while fulfilling all digital preservation requirements. Furthermore, it is also possible to use to carry out research directly in electronic university publications held by the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek.

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

A searchable index of academic, peer-reviewed books that have been published under an Open Access license. Includes links to the full-text books on the publishers' websites. Publishers must meet the requirements for Open Access and peer review in order to have their books indexed in DOAB.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. We aim to cover all subjects and languages. There are now 10 600 journals in the directory. Currently 6 000 journals are searchable at article level.

DSpace UTB

Digital Library of theses from TBU in Zlín.

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eBook Collection (EBSCO)

The full texts of over 3,700 books available in this EBSCO database.

ebooks ScienceDirect


EBSCOhost databases are the most-used, premium online information resources for tens of thousands of institutions worldwide, representing millions of end-users.


Embase is a highly versatile, multipurpose and up to date biomedical database. It covers the most important international biomedical literature from 1973 to the present day and all articles are indexed in depth using Elsevier''''s Life Science thesaurus Embase Indexing and Emtree®.

Emerald Journals (Emerald)

A powerful business research tool that provides critical information when it is most needed. Users have instant access to over 35,000 full text articles from Emerald's international management portfolio, complete with full text archives back to 1994. Subject coverage spans a spectrum of management disciplines including: strategy; leadership; library and information management; marketing and human resource management; plus a substantial number of engineering, applied science and technology titles.


Complete with the latest research on pollution reduction, emissions, and environmental contamination, this e-book collection provides complete access to references on methods for site assessment, remediation, and soil and water quality monitoring. The Environmental Science Collection describes new tools and technologies for remote sensing, GIS, and photogrammetric environmental monitoring.

Environment Complete (EBSCO)

Environment Complete™ offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. The database contains citations for articles from domestic and international journals, monographs and conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education.


The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) is a digital library of education-related resources.


esp@cenet contains all the patent documentation available to EPO examiners and the latest patent applications from all the EPO member states.


The aim of EThOS is: To offer a 'single point of access' where researchers the world over can access ALL theses produced by UK Higher Education To support Higher Education Institutions through the transition from print to e-theses To help UK Higher Education Institutions expand available content by digitizing paper theses To demonstrate the quality of UK research and help attract students and research investment into UK High Education

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This collection allows libraries to access expert guidance on food safety, quality assurance, processing, brewing, regulations, and microbiology. This collection offers information on latest functional foods, antioxidants, foodborne pathogens, and packaging technologies.

Funding Institutional

Over 18 000 active funding opportunities with information on over 3 million awarded research grants from a wide-range of funders. Gain a competitive edge with a holistic view of the research funding landscape using a single solution

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Google Scholar

Google Scholar searches academic publishers, professional societies and pre-print archives.


EBSCO proudly offers GreenFILE, a freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.

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Helgi Library

Helgi Library is one of the largest statistics portals in the world. We put tons of useful data and interesting reports under a single roof to save you hours of searching and disappointment at poor results. We offer our products to a wide readership at a really affordable price. You'll find plenty of information for free, or for only a very small fee, which makes us different from the large data providers. Get a report for free, buy a single indicator from $2.99, or take out a monthly subscription - whatever works best for you.

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IEEE Xplore

IEEE Xplore is an online delivery system providing full text access to the world's highest quality technical literature in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics.


News server. You must be sing on.

Institute of Physics Journals (IOP)

Contains the abstracts of over 80 scientific journals published by the American Institute of Physics and its Member Societies since 1975, as well as selected articles from other scientific journals, totaling close to 1 million articles.

International Bibliography of Art (IBA)

International Bibliography of Art is the world's most comprehensive bibliography of scholarly writing about the history of western art.


News server. Log in to access.

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Journal Citation Reports (JCR Web)

Journal Citation Reports® offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data. By compiling articles' cited references, JCR Web helps to measure research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and shows the relationship between citing and cited journals.

JoVE Science Education video library

JoVE Science Education is an innovative video database dedicated to teaching the basics via simple and easy-to-understand video demonstrations. Especially useful for undergraduate and postgraduate students, it summarizes the relevant concepts and basic methods. The Science Education database is growing rapidly and serves as an excellent resource for modern and dynamic research-oriented teaching. Trial access until June 15, 2020.


Thousands of Open Access ebooks are available from top scholarly publishers, including Brill, Cornell University Press, De Gruyter, and University of California Press.

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Knovel is a web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust.

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Lecture Notes in Mathematics

This series reports on new developments in all areas of mathematics and their applications - quickly, informally and at a high level. Mathematical texts analysing new developments in modelling and numerical simulation are welcome.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

Database Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) provides an index of more than 560 major periodicals, nearly 50 top periodicals and approximately 125 selected periodicals, including books, research reports and proceedings. Database subjects includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information search, information management and more. Time coverage dates back to the mid-sixties.

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is the U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM®) premier bibliographic database, covering biomedicine and life sciences topics vital to biomedical practitioners, educators, and researchers, such as bioengineering, public health, clinical care, and plant and animal science. nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, marine biology, and preclinical sciences. You'll find references from journals, newspapers, magazines, and newsletters.

MIT Press E-Books

The library offers online access to nearly 500 titles in fields including computer science, artificial intelligence, information theory, computer programming, information technology, and electrical engineering, broadening the research available to your organization in one platform.

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Now Publishers Foundations and Trends Technology eBooks

Now Publishers Foundations and Trends Technology eBooks are a trusted resource for graduate students, corporate engineers, and researchers who are exploring a new topic or looking for a high-level introduction to unfamiliar subject areas in engineering or computer science. These peer-reviewed eBooks, with an average of 150 pages, summarize important and timely monographs, allowing readers to learn about trending topics quickly.

Nursing Reference Center

Nursing Reference Center is committed to educating nurses about evidence-based medicine and nursing best practices. As a part of that effort, Nursing Reference Center focuses on ensuring that staff nurses, nurse educators, recent nursing graduates and nursing students have quick and easy access to the most current information to provide the best care possible to their patients.

NUŠL (Národní úložiště šedé literatury)

National Repository of Grey Literature.

Nutrition and Food Sciences

Represents a subset of CAB Abstracts focused on nutrition, food technology and food industry, with more than half a million records. It contains 880,000 entries with abstracts, with 50,000 new entries per year. Since 1973 2,500 periodicals were processed, as well as books and conference materials from a total of 125 countries.

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OAIster is a union catalog of digital resources. We provide access to these digital resources by "harvesting" their descriptive metadata (records) using OAI-PMH (the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting).

OECD iLibrary

OECD iLibrary contains all the publications and datasets released by OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development), International Energy Agency (IEA), Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), OECD Development Centre, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and International Transport Forum (ITF) since 1998 - currently.

Open Content Alliance

MARC records for books scanned as part of the Internet Archive's OCA (Open Content Alliance) initiative. Including around 50,000 books and Text collections from the Internet Archive, including Gutenberg scans and others.

Oxford Clinical Psychology

Oxford Clinical Psychology provides full-text access to over 300 titles in Oxfords global clinical psychology publishing program in an integrated online service. Covering a broad range of specialty areas, disorders, and treatment modalities, Oxford Clinical Psychology enables users to search and browse high-quality research and practice information.

Oxford Medicine Online

Oxford Medicine Online is a digital platform hosting Oxford University Press prestigious medical titles. This resource brings together authoritative texts by world-renowned authors available online for the first time. With over 1,000 books available, many of which include exclusive digital tools such as videos to further enrich your learning and practice, our online medical content continues to grow.

Oxford Reference

Oxford Reference is the premier online reference product, spanning 25 different subject areas, bringing together 2 million digitized entries across Oxford University Press’s Dictionaries, Companions and Encyclopedias.

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PATENTSCOPE® Search Service enables you to do full-text search in over 1.6 million published international patent applications from the first publication in 1978.

Peter Lang eBooks EBS

The Peter Lang platform offers over 10,000 titles published mainly in the arts, humanities and social sciences. 1,800 new books are published every year.

Project Gutenberg

This collection is based on documents produced by Project Gutenberg. Founded by Michael Hart in 1971 with the aim of distributing a trillion (1,000,000,000) electronic literature files by the year 2001, Project Gutenberg has evolved into an on-going project to produce and distribute free electronic editions of literature. The literature carried by Project Gutenberg is typically out of copyright and includes many historically important documents (especially American ones) and much ‘fine literature’ (Shakespeare, Dickens, etc). Project Gutenberg unashamedly aims at the low end of the quality-price spectrum, aiming to publish as many titles as possible for the lowest price rather than high-quality expensive editions.

ProQuest Central

30 databases; 160 subject areas; 25 000 periodical titles. ProQuest Central is the largest, multidisciplinary, full-text database available in the market today. This resource provides access to 30 of ProQuest's most highly used databases, with a variety of content types across over 160 subjects, making this the broadest single research resource in the world.

ProQuest Central (PQ)

##ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 13,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. ##It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. ##Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.

ProQuest STM Package

ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 11,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.


PubAg is a portal to USDA-authored and other highly relevant agricultural research. At launch, it delivers over 40,000 full-text journal articles by USDA staff and includes nearly 450,000 citations. The Library will add about 20,000 citations each month. The initial release also previews its directions for intended functionality and will serve as the foundation for further enhancements.


PubMed was developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). It was developed in conjunction with publishers of biomedical literature as a search tool for accessing literature citations and linking to full-text journals at web sites of participating publishers. PubMed provides access to bibliographic information which includes MEDLINE as well as additional life science journals.PubMed also provides access and links to the integrated molecular biology databases included in NCBI's Entrez retrieval system.

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Reaxys is a new platform, which contains Beilstein Database, Gmelin Database and Patent Chemistry Database.


IDEAS is a service providing information about working papers and published research to the economics profession. Over 925'000 items of research can be browsed or searched, and over 800'000 can be downloaded in full text.

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Royal Society of Chemistry Journals

Journals from the RSC are recognised as the fastest in the field, some papers having been published within a day of receipt, including full peer review and editing. This is made possible by a dedicated, professional staff, and truly innovative electronic workflow systems.

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SciELO Citation Index

Make connections to the broader research landscape with the the SciELO Citation Index. Get a more complete global picture by discovering new insights from research in Latin America, Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean and South Africa. Search and view critically important regional content with international impact to get a comprehensive picture of the influencers and drivers of regional research. Access nearly 650 titles, over 4 million cited references, and open access with links to full text through a local language interface with an easy search experience.

ScienceDirect (Elsevier)

ScienceDirect contains over 25% of the world''''s science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. ScienceDirect provides access to more than 39,000 books that help researchers gain the insights they need to get ahead.

SciFinder Scholar (Chemical Abstracts)

World largest database of chemical reactions, structures and bibliographic records.


Comprehensive access to the research performance of over 14000 research institutions and their associated researchers from 230 nations worldwide. SciVal allows you to visualize your research performance, benchmark relative to peers, develop strategic partnerships, identify and analyze new, emerging research trends, and create uniquely tailored reports.

SCOPUS (Elsevier)

Scopus is a bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles. It covers nearly 22,000 titles from over 5,000 publishers, of which 20,000 are peer-reviewed journals in the scientific, technical, medical, and social sciences (including arts and humanities).[1] It is owned by Elsevier and is available online by subscription. Searches in Scopus also incorporate searches of patent databases

SpringerLink (MetaPress)

SpringerLink offers access to more than 2500 scientific journals published by Springer and Kluwer. It covers the field of arts, astronomy and astrophysics, biological sciences, business, chemistry, computer and information science, economics, education, electroengineering, engineering, environmental science, geosciences, humanities, law, life sciences, linguistics, mathematics, medicine, philosophy, physics, psychology and social sciences.

SSRN - Social Science Research Network

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences.

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Taylor & Francis

The Taylor & Francis collection 120 000 e-books available online for reading.

Taylor and Francis - Science & Technology Library

The Science & Technology Library includes 530 peer-reviewed journals spanning a range of academic disciplines. Over 90% of journals in the library are included in Clarivate Analytics Citation Indexes/Web of Science. Please, select "Only show content I have full access to" after searching. Trial Access until April 20, 2020.

Teacher's Reference (EBSCO)

The Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for over 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals to assist professional educators.

System used to search for traces of plagiarism in theses. It represents a czech national registry of theses and all the information related to these

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Univerzita Tomáše Bati - Elektronické knihy

The Collection of eBooks, which are included in library catalogue of TBU Library.

USPTO Patent Database: Issued Patents

The database includes information about all US patents (including utility, design, reissue, plant patents and SIR documents) from the first patent issued in 1790 to the most recent patent issue week. The data included in the patents appear as printed on the patent on the day of issue. Changes to patent documents contained in Certificates of Correction and Re-examinations Certificates are not included in the searchable full-text of the patent databases, but are available as additional full-page images at the end of each patent's linked full-page images. Some patents and images have been excluded from the database. For more information, see the Patent Full-Text Database Contents at

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Web of Science (ISI)

The Web of Science is a multidisciplinary bibliographic database of abstracts and reference of articles from about 8 700 the most prestigious, high impact research journals all over the world. It provides cited reference searching in 3 indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Science Citation Index a Arts & Humanities Citation Index. The database contains over 20 million records which are weekly updated. Update: Science Citation Index Expanded: from 1945 until present Social Sciences Citation Index: from 1980 until present Arts & Humanities Citation Index: from 1980 until present

Wiley Online Library Journals

Wiley Online Library is one of the world's premiere resources for study, teaching and advanced research. It provides access to over 4 million articles across nearly 1900 journals.


WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. WorldCat libraries are dedicated to providing access to their resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information.

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Zoological Record

the world’s leading taxonomic reference database of animal biology including information on the first appearance of an animal name or new species and taxonomic and nomenclatural changes.