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Quick List of Databases for Microbiology
Use journal article databases to find articles on your topic.
IMPORTANT: Accessing databases from off-campus requires log-in with your OIT user and password.
ASM Online Journals
Eleven journals from the American Society for Microbiology, in full text from 1995 to present; From 1992-1995, only provides abstracts to articles.
Indexes articles, book chapters, extension publications in "applied biology" including microbiology in food, soils, plants, veterinary and animal sciences. From the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. 1970-present.
Similar subject coverage to Agricola but produced by the British Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux. Longer date coverage: 1910-present.
Food Science and Technology Abstracts
Covers articles in 1,800 food science journals and other scholarly material on all aspects of food science, microbiology, food safety, nutrition, and processing, 1969-present.
National Library of Medicine's comprehensive database of citations to medical journal articles, with links to UMass-subscribed full text, 1966-present
Web of Science
Indexes selected peer-reviewed journals. Sciences covered from 1900-present. Special feature: Extensive cross-indexing of cited references in all articles.
TechCast at UMass
Podcasts on breakthrough discoveries by UMass Amherst researchers with the potential to reshape everyday life.