• Academic OneFile

    1980+  Academic OneFile provides full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources

  • Archimer

    Archimer provides a database of full-text documents covering post-publications (final drafts published in peer-reviewed journals), theses, conference proceedings and Ifremer reports in all fields related to oceans.

  • ArXiv.org

    1991+ Physics and mathematics e-print server.

  • Biodiversity Heritage Library

    Twelve major natural history libraries, botanical libraries & research institutes including the MBLWHOI Library have collaborated to digitize the published literature of biodiversity held in their respective collections. Over 12 million pages are searchable using the uBio species name-finding tool.

  • Biography in Context

    600,000+ biographies on more than 525,000 people.

  • BioOne

    1998+ Abstracts with links to full text for 82  high-impact bioscience journals from 66 publishers.

  • BISC eReference Collection Index

    Digital reference library specializing in the biomedical and life sciences compiled by the members of the BioInformation Science Consortium

  • Cell: An Image Library

    The Cell: An Image Library is an open access library containing over 4,350 research quality cellular images, videos, and animations. The new repository of microscopy data gives researchers the opportunity to archive their data for their own use, as well as make that information available to other researcher. The Cell welcomes submissions and feedback.

  • Chicago Manual of Style

  • Clinical Trials

    A guide to clinical trials being conducted in the USA. Provided by the National Library of Medicine.

  • Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

    Molecular techniques and protocols -- online version of the book.

  • Darwin Correspondence Project

    This site is the work of the Darwin Correspondence Project.  It contains basic descriptions of more than 15,000 letters known to have been written by or to Charles Darwin, and the complete texts of around half of those.

  • Darwin Online

    Darwin Online provides access to  Darwin's complete publications, many handwritten manuscripts and private papers and the largest Darwin bibliography and manuscript catalogue ever published.

  • ECOLEX

    Gateway to global environmental law resources (treaties, national legislation, court decisions & publications--includes full-text)

  • Elsevier Science Direct

    Single search interface to > 2,500 journals, books & reference works in life, physical, medical, technical and social sciences.

  • Energy Citations Database

    1943+ Energy and energy related unclassified science and technology information.

  • Entrez Database (NCBI)

    Entrez, the life sciences search engine, searches across multiple health sciences databases at the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieves related sequences, structures & references.

  • Environmental Fate Data Base

    Multiple databases with physical, chemical, environmental fate, and degradation properties of chemical and compounds.

  • Environmental Studies and Policy from GaleCengage

    Includes articles from academic journals and magazines covering the fields of environmental issues and policy between 1980 and 2012.

  • ERIC - Education Resources Information Center

    1966+ Information about education research and practice.

  • Expanded Academic ASAP

    1980+ General database covering all academic disciplines.

  • Federal Business Opportunities

    FedBizOpps provides information on daily U.S. government procurement, research and contract awards and opportunities

  • Foundation Directory

    US Foundations, corporate giving programs and grantmaking public charities. Contact library@mbl.edu for login and password. This database is restricted to WHOI users only.

  • General Business File ASAP

    Business information.

  • Glossary of Geology

    The online Glossary provides access to the more than 39,000 glossary entries contained in the Fifth Edition of the print Glossary. In addition to the 13,000 updated entries that appeared in the Fifth Edition, more than 1,100 changes, deletions and additions have been made to the online version since the publication of the print edition -- making the online Glossary even more up-to-date.

  • Google Scholar

    From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations.

  • GPO Monthly Catalog

    1976+ Publications of the U.S. Government Printing Office.

  • Health Reference Center Academic

    1980+  General database covering all aspects of personal and public health, and occupational health and safety.

  • HeinOnline

    Provided by the Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries, HeinOnline provides full-text access to more than 1400 law journals and over 60 million pages of legal history in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format.  For access, contact library@mbl.edu

  • Index to Organism Names (ION)

    ION contains all the animal names data found within the Thomson Reuters life science literature databases including ZooRecord, Biosis & Biological Abstracts

  • Infotrac

    1980+ Collection of databases covering a wide variety of topics from health to social sciences for levels

  • Ingenta

    1988+ Searchable database of more than 30,000 multi-disciplinary journals. Full-text available via MBLWHOI Library subscriptions or credit card.

  • Internet Archive (access the WayBack Machine)

    A digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form.

  • Journal Citation Reports Science Edition (Impact Factors)

    2004+ (product has a lag time)  ISI impact factors, journal rankings , and data from over 7,300 journals in science and technology

  • JSTOR

    JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

  • Medline

    1950's +  Information provider: Thomson Reuters Worldwide biomedical literature (subset of PubMed).Search this database separately or in combination with other Thomson databases like Web of Science

  • Medline Plus

    Information provider: National Library of Medicine Consumer health information, includes health topics and tutorials, drug information, dictionaries and current health news.

  • National Technical Information Service (NTIS)

    1990+  Government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information from 200 federal agencies.

  • NCBI Entrez

    National resource for molecular biology information & software tools for analyzing genome data & biomedical information.

  • New York Times

    Full text 1980+

  • OAIster

    This site allows users to directly search the collection of freely available academically-oriented digital resources.

  • Ocean Instruments

    WHOI database of scientific instruments: how they work, what they do, and why they do it.

  • Prokaryotes (an evolving e-resource for microbiologists)

    3rd ed. c1991-2006  Information provider: Springer Online only 3rd version of print resource; updated in regularly scheduled releases. Volume 1

  • Proquest Science

    This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. Search over 2.7M records, dating back to the mid 1980s.

  • PubMed

    1950's+ Information provider: National Library of Medicine Life sciences and biomedical literature with links to genomic, proteomic, & related data sets & additional information.

  • ScienceJobs.com

    Information provider: New Scientist via Reed Elsevier Career and job site for scientists.

  • US Geological Survey (USGS) Publications Warehouse

    1882+  Reports, maps, datasets, satellite imagery, real-time data, & software.  Links to full-text where applicable.

  • US Geological Survey (USGS) Woods Hole Science Center Publications

    2008+   USGS Woods Hole Field Center publications.  

  • Vadlo

    Vadlo is an academic, open-access, free search engine created to locate biology research information by searching across specific categories such as protocols, online tools, seminars/powerpoint & databases.

  • Web of Science

    1954+  Science Citation Index with cited reference searching which tracks articles that have cited a specific work by an author.

  • World Ocean Database 2009

    The largest, most comprehensive collection of scientific information about the oceans with records dating as far back as 1800. This product is part of the climate services provided by NOAA.

  • WorldCat

    2100 BC+  WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 library worldwide.

  • WorldWideScience.Org

    A global science gateway connecting you to national and international scientific databases. WorldWideScience.org accelerates scientific discovery and progress by providing one-stop searching