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Resources for the Marine Sciences

Library Collections and Services


Current Awareness Services

Document Delivery

  • Contact a Librarian or Marine Sciences Library liaison to inquire about current document deliver services
  • Electronic databases relevant to Marine Sciences available from the University of Connecticut
  • Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA) : From Cambridge Scientific Abstracts, choose "Aquatic Sciences". Includes all five sections of ASFA, Biological Sciences and Living Resources (ASFA-1), Ocean Technology, Policy, and Non-Living Resources (ASFA-2), Aquatic Pollution and Environmental Quality (ASFA-3), ASFA Aquaculture Abstracts, and ASFA Marine Biotechnolgy Abstracts
    ASFA Theasaurus from FAO
  • Cambridge Scientific Abstracts : (collection of indexes which may be searched together or separately).
  • Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA)
  • Oceanic Abstracts
  • Biology Digest
  • Current Conference Papers Index
  • NTIS - National Technical Information Service

There is also a Biological Sciences sub-file set with the following

  • Animal Behavior Abstracts
  • Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA)
  • Ecology Abstracts
  • Microbiology A, B, & C (Industrial & Applied Microbiology, Bacteriology, and Algology, Mycology & Protozoology)
  • Toxicology Abstracts
  • Community of Science: Database of experts in many fields along with funding resource information.
  • SCOPUS: General Science strong in marine sciences
  • Toxnet : toxicological,pharmaceutical, biomedical, & physiological effects of drugs & otherchemicals from NLM.
  • Water Resources Abstracts: Research reports on water resources in life sciences, othersciences, engineering and law.
  • Web of Science: Science Citation Index Expanded from 1994 to presen