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Behavioral Neuroscience

A guide to UMass Library resources for behavioral neuroscience research

Behavioral Neuroscience Collection - UMass Amherst Libraries

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The Library's neuroscience collection is online - journals and journal indexes, encyclopedias, books, reports, proceedings - all at your desktop. Use the gray tabs above to explore the collection.

Research Support: Contact Mike Davis, Psychology Librarian, for reference assistance, research consultations, database tutorials or classroom support:, 413.545.6822.

Top Library Resources - Behavioral Neuroscience and Allied Fields


Biological Abstracts Index to 4,000 journals in the life sciences and biomedicine, 1969-.
Cabell's Publishing Directory Psychology journal manuscript guidelines. Contacts, acceptance rate, review type.
CogNet Library Brain science resources from MIT Press - journals, books, proceedings. 1990s -.
Journal Citation Reports JCR ranks peer-reviewed journals by scholarly impact, called journal "impact factor".
Proquest Dissertations Index to US & Canadian dissertations in all fields, 1637 to present.
PubMed Medical sciences. Includes MEDLINE cites. Published by NIH. Coverage from 1950s -.
PsycINFO Largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in psychology, 1887-.
Web of Science Index to 10,000 high-impact journals in the sciences, social sciences, arts & humanities.
Zoological Record World's oldest continuing database index to animal biology journals, 1864-. 

Quick Search - Search Web of Science and PubMed - 10,000 research journals

Web of Knowledge 

Web of Knowledge searches two indexes - Web of Science and PubMed - 10,000+ high-impact journals in the sciences and medicine, 1889 to present. Click the    button on your search results screen to access articles in full-text.

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