BIOSIS Citation Index

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Life science database with citation information.
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Resource type:
1926 to present
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BIOSIS Citation Index contains the BIOSIS Previews life science database but with article citation data from Web of Knowledge. BIOSIS Previews is a comprehensive reference database for life science research. It covers original research reports and reviews in traditional biological and biomedical areas. It also covers references to primary journal literature on biological research, medical research findings, and discoveries of new organisms.

Coverage includes traditional areas of biology such as:

  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Microbiology

Coverage also includes related fields such as:

  • Biomedical
  • Agriculture
  • Pharmacology
  • Ecology

And, interdisciplinary fields such as:

  • Medicine
  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Bioengineering
  • Biotechnology

The standard Biosis Previews database includes data back to 2003. The Library has also acquired indexing to content back to 1926.

Subjects covered:
  • Biology
  • Geography and Environmental Studies
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BIOSIS Previews