Encyclopedia of LifeOngoing global project that makes available fundamental information (including images) on all known plant, animal, and other species.
Gale Encyclopedia of Science [Gale]This link opens in a new windowCovers all major areas of science, engineering, technology, as well as mathematics and the medical and health sciences, while providing a comprehensive overview of current scientific knowledge and technology. Entries typically describe scientific concepts, provide overviews of scientific areas and, in some cases, define terms.
Oxford Reference OnlineThis link opens in a new windowReference dictionaries and companions, including illustrations, web links, and searching individual titles or by subject area; from Oxford University Press.
eLS: Citable Reviews in the Life SciencesThis link opens in a new windowSearchable collection of articles by scientists and historians in fields of biochemistry & physiology, cell biology, developmental biology, ecology, evolution, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, neuroscience, microbiology & virology, plant science, structural biology, science and society.
JSTOR Global PlantsThis link opens in a new windowCommunity-contributed database. Herbaria can share plant type specimens; experts determine & update plant names. Supports botany, ecology & conservation.
Oxford Bibliographies OnlineThis link opens in a new windowA scholar-curated library of subject bibliographies in the humanities & social sciences; each entry offers a guided tour through key literature on a topic.
Routledge Handbooks OnlineThis link opens in a new windowDRM-free handbooks offering peer-reviewed research articles in the humanities, social sciences, education, psychology, engineering & built environment. Chapters can be browsed, searched, viewed & downloaded.