Library Databases

Access to Faculty Research, Legacy Mouse Strain Bibliography and Student Reports can be found at The Mouseion at the JAXLibrary.

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology online

The Association of Independent Research Institutes (AIRI) is a nationwide association of over eighty independent, not-for-profit research institutes.

Bioethics Resources on the Web
Background information and various positions on issues in bioethics

Business Source Complete
Business periodicals in the areas of management, economics, finance, marketing and accounting
National Cancer Institute's guide to publications, funding sources, clinical trials and much more

A searchable database of 360,000+ chemical substances

Current Protocols in Immunology
Comprehensive coverage of immunological methods

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology
Comprehensive coverage of molecular biology methods

DOE's Information Bridge
Provides access to full-text and bibliographic records of Department of Energy (DOE)  research and development reports in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy and other topics.

The Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

The U.S. government's official web portal for all government transactions, services and information

Genetic sequence database that is an annotated collection of all publiclyavailable DNA sequences

A toxicology data file produced by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) as part of the Toxicology Data Network (TOXNET). Users can search by chemical or other name, chemical name fragment, Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number (RN), and/or subject terms.

Genetics Home Reference
The National Library of Medicine's website about genetic conditions and the genes responsible for those conditions.

A relational database of hazardous chemicals and occupational diseases

Household Products Database
A database of safety information on more than 4,000 common household products

IEEE Xplore
Browse tables of contents and access Abstract records of IEEE transactions, journals, magazines, conference proceedings and standards.

ISI Journal Citation Reports
Journal performance metrics, including impact factors 

Journal Citation Reports (ISI)
Journal performance metric, including impact factors

Thousands of magazines, newspapers, and reference books are available anywhere in the state of Maine through the online resources of MARVEL! Maine's Virtual Library.

MLA User's Guide to Finding and Evaluating Health Information on the Web
Summary and links from the Database Issue of Nucleic Acids Research

Mouse Genome Informatics
(MGI)MGI provides integrated access to data on the genetics, genomics and the biology of the laboratory mouse.

The Mouseion at the Jaxlibrary
A modern-day digital repository containing more than 80 years of the scientific research discoveries of The Jackson Laboratory

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
NCBI hosts the Entrez search service for searching a number of databases including Genbank, OMIM and other specialized databases.

National Institute of Health
NIH is the leading supporter of biomedical research in the world.

(U.S. Dept. of Labor) A nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.  Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

Project Gutenberg
The Internet's oldest producer of free electronic books.  Most of the Project Gutenberg eBooks are older literary works that are in the public domain in the United States.

Provides information on the biological activities of small molecules

A service of the National Library of Medicine, includes over 14 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950's. These citations are from MEDLINE and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full-text articles and other related resources.
A gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results

The world's largest electronic collection of science, technology and medicine full-text and bibliographic information

A multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records from more than 14,000 journals going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place

Thomas Register (ThomasNet)
A comprehensive online resource for finding companies and products manufactured in North America

A cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals and related areas

United States Copyright Office

Web of Science
A database of over 12,000 high-impact journals, featuring Citation Searching.