Browse online journal titles by subject

Spotlight

Updated Summer Hours

Our building hours have been adjusted for the Summer Semester. View our hours page or pick up a schedule at the Information Desk!

Featured Resources

Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia: Extinction

This supplement to Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia explores all aspects of extinctions and extinct life. Approximately 83 articles outline major extinctions and related scientific areas.

Abram Samuels Sheet Music Collection

This collection contains more than 31,000 pieces of American popular music published between 1900-1965. Composers include Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, and Stephen Sondheim.

The Muhlenberg Weekly Archive Online!

Search 130 years of Muhlenberg College history by browsing The Muhlenberg Weekly, continuously published since 1883.

News and Updates

30
Jun.

New look and feel to Encompass Search

In the days preceding the 4th of July weekend, you may notice a change to the look and feel of the Encompass Search results page. The content will be the same, but navigating through the results will be somewhat altered.  … Continue reading

12
Jun.

New Library System Up and Running

As of June 11, the new integrated library system (ILS) is up and running, managing many aspects of the library, from purchasing to licensing to cataloging to circulation. The new system is expected to far outpace the old system/catalog.  What does this change mean for … Continue reading

16
Apr.

Edible Book Contest Winners

We had a strong turn-out for Second Annual Edible Book Festival. Thanks to all of those who attended and / or entered. There were great entries this year! And the winners are: MOST HUMOROUS: Ketchup in the Rye; Rachel Hamelers … Continue reading

 

Subject Guides: Biology

Scholarly Journal Articles

ScienceDirect College Edition Health and Life Sciences, Physical Sciences
A database of 1000+ full-text Elsevier journals in the areas of health, life, and physical sciences. information about this database

SpringerLink
Over 1,700 journals from Springer-Verlag with coverage from 1997 to present. Subjects covered focus on the natural sciences, but also include significant titles in behavioral sciences, humanities, social sciences and law.

PubMed (Medline)
A database of citations and abstracts (with some links to full-text articles) in the fields of medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care. information about this database

AGRICOLA
A database of citations to scientific literature primarily focusing on agriculture (including books, articles, and online resources) created by the National Agriculture Library. information about this database

Google Scholar - Biology, Medicine, and Life Sciences

Google Scholar

Type a search term in the box above to search the Biology, Life Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Medicine, Pharmacology, and Veterinary Science sections of Google Scholar.

Popular Magazine and News Articles

LexisNexis Academic
Full text of thousands of newspapers, magazines, broadcast transcripts, business publications, legal materials, and more. information about this database

Science Daily
News articles, videos, and images in the subjects of health, math, and the sciences.

Additional Databases

Academic Search Premier
Full text access to scholarly and non-scholarly publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas. information about this database

IngentaConnect
Citations and abstracts from scientific, professional and academic journals in a wide range of academic areas. information about this database

JSTOR
Full text of scholarly journals from most academic disciplines. Coverage is from the inception of the journal through three to five years ago. information about this database

Omnifile
A database with some full text articles covering various academic subjects including general sciences, humanities, social sciences, and business. information about this database

PrimateLit
Indexes scientific literature (journal articles, books, technical reports, etc.) on nonhuman primates. information about this database

Library Catalogs

Trexler Library Catalog
To search for items held at Trexler Library, use the Trexler Library Catalog. Items listed in the catalog include books, journals, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, audiobooks, government documents, and more.

WorldCat
Search catalogs from libraries across the country and around the globe.  Items owned by Trexler Library show a Muhlenberg College Library icon.  Request items not owned by Trexler Library directly through WorldCat using the ILL (Interlibrary Loan) button. Items generally take 2-10 days to arrive.

Online Reference Sources

Credo Reference Online
Provides access to a collection of aggregated and integrated reference books from high-quality publishers.

Print Reference Sources

Wheater's Functional Histology : A Text and Colour Atlas
Call Number: Trexler Library Main Collection 611.018 W556f

Websites

Center for Disease Control and Prevention Website
Health and safety information from the CDC

Intute: Agriculture, Food, and Forestry
Directory of high quality web content related to Agriculture, Food, and Forestry.  All sources are selected and annotated by subject specialists.

Intute: Biological Sciences
Directory of high quality web content related to the Biological Sciences.  All sources are selected and annotated by subject specialists.

Medline Plus
Health information from National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, and other government agencies. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles.

The NCBI Entrez Taxonomy Homepage
A database with taxonomy information on bacteria, archaea, eukaryota, viroids, and viruses

Images and Other Media

Medical Images: Virtual Slidebox, University of Iowa
Images of Histology slides

Medical Images; Duke University Medical Center Library
A subject guide providing links to medical image Web sites

The Internet Pathology Laboratory
Pathology images on the web

Other Items of Interest

Interlibrary Loan
The Interlibrary Loan Office service provides access to materials not owned by Muhlenberg College. Interlibrary loan service supports the study and research needs of Muhlenberg College students, faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and some affiliates.

Ulrichs Web Periodicals Directory
Ulrich's Directory is a database that provides bibliographic information on international periodicals as well as some reviews and information on if a journal is peer reviewed (also called refereed) or not.



Trexler Library | Muhlenberg College
Browse online journal titles by subject

Spotlight

Updated Summer Hours

Our building hours have been adjusted for the Summer Semester. View our hours page or pick up a schedule at the Information Desk!

Featured Resources

Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia: Extinction

This supplement to Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia explores all aspects of extinctions and extinct life. Approximately 83 articles outline major extinctions and related scientific areas.

Abram Samuels Sheet Music Collection

This collection contains more than 31,000 pieces of American popular music published between 1900-1965. Composers include Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, and Stephen Sondheim.

The Muhlenberg Weekly Archive Online!

Search 130 years of Muhlenberg College history by browsing The Muhlenberg Weekly, continuously published since 1883.

News and Updates

30
Jun.

New look and feel to Encompass Search

In the days preceding the 4th of July weekend, you may notice a change to the look and feel of the Encompass Search results page. The content will be the same, but navigating through the results will be somewhat altered.  … Continue reading

12
Jun.

New Library System Up and Running

As of June 11, the new integrated library system (ILS) is up and running, managing many aspects of the library, from purchasing to licensing to cataloging to circulation. The new system is expected to far outpace the old system/catalog.  What does this change mean for … Continue reading

16
Apr.

Edible Book Contest Winners

We had a strong turn-out for Second Annual Edible Book Festival. Thanks to all of those who attended and / or entered. There were great entries this year! And the winners are: MOST HUMOROUS: Ketchup in the Rye; Rachel Hamelers … Continue reading