Use Search Library to find more science books through Cardinal Meyer Library and other libraries worldwide.

Recommended Databases:

BioMed Central
Full text biology and medical journals indexed in PubMed.

arXiv E-Print Archive
An automated electronic archive and distribution server for self-submitted research articles. Covered areas include physics, mathematics, computer science, and statistics.

EBSCOhost Databases
Search multiple EBSCO databases simultaneously. Custom select any number of databases from the library’s complete list available through EBSCO.

Films on Demand
A web-based digital video delivery service for streaming over 6000 educational videos from Films Media Group.

Google Scholar
Accesses online journals and institutional repository/ self-submitted scholarly articles.

HighWire Press Free Online Journals
Lists free online journals in the sciences and humanities.

Access to open and free content only

References and abstracts from biomedical journals with links to some full text.

Provides access to MEDLINE citations with links to many sites providing full-text articles.

PubMed Central
The U.S. National Institutes of Health free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.

SAGE Premier
SAGE Journals in Communication Studies, Criminology, Education, Health Sciences, Management & Organization Studies, Materials Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology and Urban Studies & Planning.

Science Reference Center*
Provides full-text content for science encyclopedias, reference books and periodicals.

Indexes more than 10 million scientific journal articles and book chapters.

* = Access provided by BadgerLink

Video Resources

Films on Demand
Multidisciplinary documentary film resource.


Internet History of Science Sourcebook

Library of Congress Science Reference Services

National Science Foundation


Gray’s Anatomy

Human Anatomy Online

Digital Brain Atlas


Developmental Biology Tutorials

The Biology Project

National Human Genome Research Institute



Plant Information Online

Internet Directory for Botany


General Chemistry Online

Periodic Table of Elements

National Library of Medicine: Chemical Information

Royal Society of Chemistry

CASSI-Chemical Abstracts Services Source Index




Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

U.S. Department of Energy

Encyclopedia of Earth

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

International Union for Conservation of Nature Red List of Threatened Species

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Sattelite and Information Service Environmental Data


DNA From the Beginning

Microbe Library Molecular Visualization Resources


Einstein Archives

Atomic Heritage Foundation

Newton Project


Animal Diversity Web

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Butterflies and Moths of North America

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