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Recommended Journal

Marine and Freshwater Research

Marine and Freshwater Research is an international and interdisciplinary journal publishing contributions on all aquatic environments. The journal’s content addresses broad conceptual questions and investigations about the ecology and management of aquatic environments

Full text access is from 1950-present.

Key Databases and Journals

NEW! JSTOR Journals

Full text journal archive across arts, science and social sciences. Please note that latest years are not included.

NEW! Marine and Freshwater Research Journal

Marine and Freshwater Research is an international and interdisciplinary journal publishing contributions on all aquatic environments

Full text access: 1950-present

PubMed Central

Open access Life Science & Medical journals. Hosted by the National Library of Medicine.

No password is needed.

Science Direct (Elsevier)

Full text access to Elsevier journals from the mid 1990s. Covers all science including health and social sciences.

NEW! Scopus

Scopus is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed journals, books and conference proceedings.


Embase is a highly versatile, multipurpose, and up-to-date biomedical database, it covers the most important international biomedical literature from 1947 to the present day and all articles are indexed in depth using Elsevier's Life Science thesaurus Embase Indexing and Emtree. 

Library Guide for Biology and Zoology

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