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Guides for using Journal Citation and Bibliographic Tools

Large databases are useful tools for people working in science. These guides have been created to help you navigate a few specific natural history databases and utilize the available citation tools.

 

Journal Citation Database Guides

Biological Abstracts (Biosis)

This guide, provided by the UIUC Biology Library, helps users search through Biosis (a life science database connected to ISI Web of Science).

 

PubMed (Medline)

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) produces Pubmed, an online database containing over 16 million citations from over 5,000 biomedical journals. The UIUC Biology Library created this guide to help you understand the features and tools within the Pubmed database.

 

Science Citation Index expanded via Web of Science

This guide, provided by the UIUC Biology Library, helps users search through Science Citation Index, a multidisciplinary index of bibliographic information.

 

Zoological Record

This guide, provided by the UIUC Biology Library, helps users search through Zoological Record, a taxonomic reference database.

 

Citation Management and Formatting Software