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Key article databases for veterinary science:
Web of Science
Cross-search major science databases, or use the ‘All Databases’ tab to search individually:
- CAB Abstracts (agriculture & applied life sciences)
- MEDLINE (medical sciences, including animal diseases, veterinary medicine and zoonoses)
- Biological Abstracts (entire field of life sciences)
- Web of Science Core Collection (multidisciplinary, citation database)
Multidisciplinary citation database, with 100% coverage of Medline titles. Includes articles in press, and web sources.
Google search engine for scholarly articles and books. Includes citation linking, and full-text searching of many publications.
Full-text database covering New Zealand and Australian veterinary and animal science, and veterinary continuing education publications.
Consultant: A Diagnostic Support System for Veterinary Medicine
Diagnostic support system, with literature references. Search by possible diagnosis or clinical signs, and limit by species. Provided by Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine.
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Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
Peer-reviewed articles across the life sciences. A particularly good source for information on basic concepts in biology.
Worldwide collaborative project, to develop a peer-reviewed, on-line veterinary knowledge database, and learning resources for undergraduates. Free registration enables access to content.
The Encyclopedia of Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare 2010
An introduction to behaviour and welfare in domestic, exotic, companion, and zoo animals.
Courseware websites and other teaching resources, on carnivore (primarily dog and cat) anatomy, developmental anatomy (embryology) and veterinary neuroanatomy. Provided by University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine.
Agricultural Compounds & Veterinary Medicines (NZFSA)
The ACVM Group is responsible for regulatory control of agricultural compounds, on behalf of the New Zealand Food Safety Authority, under the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997.
Animal & Veterinary, United States Food & Drug Administration
Regulates the manufacture and distribution of food additives and drugs for animals.
Methods & Protocols
Springer Nature Experiments
Provides full text access to Nature Methods and Springer Protocols, connecting researchers with the most relevant and important protocols and methods to support their research projects.
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Black's Veterinary Dictionary 22nd ed. 2015
A core resource for general veterinary terms.
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