Databases for Science Research

  • Biodiversity Heritage Library
    (Free): A digital library containing primarily historical texts in the natural sciences.
  • Google Scholar
    (Free): Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.
  • Latindex
    (Free): Regional Cooperative Online Information System for Scholarly Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal. For more details, visit
  • PubMed
    (Free): Includes more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
  • Worldcat (Free) or WorldCat (OCLC FirstSearch): Combined search of thousands of library catalogs from around the world, including books, music, videos, and digital content records.