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|Pubmed - Research in medicine and biosciences. Includes links to NCBI genomic databases.
||Web of Science - Indexes high-impact science, social science, engineering, art & humanities research journals.
|Scifinder - Comprehensive chemical information database. Covers scientific journals, patents, conference proceedings, and technical papers.
||Scopus - Articles, books, reports, and patents in science, engineering, social science, and arts and humanities.
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Contains resources to support research in bioscience, healthcare and medicine, business and regulatory resources, and tools for managing information.
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Biological Engineering News
Selected reference collection that contain expert introductions to bioscience topics. Great starting points for research on unfamiliar topics.
Genomic and substance databases and analysis tools.
A chemistry and biology drawing tool
an integrated software suite for functional analysis of experimental data such as microarray, SNPs, and pathway analysis. GeneGo MetaCore is available ONLY to the MIT community. You must register to access GeneGo MetaCore.
NCBI search system integrating PubMed, nucleotide and protein sequences, protein structures, genomes, and more.
Comprehensive information about organic, inorganic, and organometallic compounds, their syntheses and properties - includes Beilstein & Gmelin.
Tools and support: Citation Management, Off campus access, Scholarly Publishing
Manage your Information
|Manage your Information - Contains links to research guides for managing citations, personal digital content, publications, copyright, and research data.
||Endnote - Helps organize citations and create a bibliography. MIT does not offer a site license for EndNote but there is a free web version for MIT users through Web of Science.
|Mendeley - Manage citations and PDFs using a desktop client that syncs with web-based account that supports small group collaboration. Mendeley Institutional Edition gives MIT users additional storage and other features.
||Zotero - A free, open-source program that works with Firefox, Chrome, and Safari. For many databases and websites, it can tell when a list of books or articles is displayed, so citation information can be saved with just a few clicks:
Connect from on and off-campus
Connect to licensed resources from on and off campus.
Overleaf is an online LaTeX and Rich Text collaborative writing and publishing tool. Access Overleaf Pro+ accounts through MIT Libraries.
Resources to support questions about MIT's Open Access policy, copyright issues, publisher policies, and compliance with federal OA mandates.
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