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Biology Subject Guide: Articles & Databases

Find an Article

  • Look for the one of our full text buttons to get the whole article.  

  • Still can't find the article you want? Fill out an article request form and we'll see if we can find it for you somewhere else. Be aware that requests can take up to a week.

Find a Specific Journal

Do you know the journal your article appears in? Look for it online here!

Articles & Databases

Library databases index articles which are published in scholarly journals, newspapers, and magazines. You can use these databases to find out what articles exist and where they were published.

Biological Abstracts help document: (external link

Open Access Journals

BioMed Central
Scholarly journals focused on the life sciences and biomedicine.

Public Library of Science
Scholarly journals focused on life sciences and medicine. Current titles include: PLoS BiologyPLoS Clinical TrialsPLoS Computational BiologyPLoS GeneticsPLoS MedicinePLoS Neglected Tropical DiseasesPLoS Pathogens.

Digital Media

Many of the following resources are available to Muskingum students via subscription.  They are excluded from the database list because they include media other than books and journals.