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This guide highlights library resources related to Biotechnology. Visit each tab to find topic pages and additional content around your particular subject area.
Best bet GALILEO databases for Bioscience
Focuses on multiple perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
CINAHL Plus with full text
Offering complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association, CINAHL covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.
Consumer Health Complete
A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content, including full text from many health reference books and encyclopedias and thousands of health reports as well as physician-generated videos and hundreds of medical images and diagrams.
Food Science Source
Contains full-text coverage for more than 1,300 publications, including journals, monographs, magazines, and trade publications, all directly dealing with food industry-related issues.
Gale Science in Context
Science in Context provides information on hundreds of today's most important science topics. This database relates science to real-world issues.
Health Source Nursing
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides over 500 scholarly full-text journals focusing on nursing, allied health fields, and many medical disciplines. Patient education sheets from the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide are also included.
Medline (at EbscoHost)
Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.
Proquest Nursing and Allied Health
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source also provides evidence-based nursing information from The Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI).
Science Direct provides abstracts and selected complimentary full-text articles from scholarly journals published by Elsevier and its subsidiaries.
Science and Technology Collection
Science & Technology Collection contains more than 830 full-text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community.
Keywords to try
Searching GALILEO is a bit different than searching GOOGLE. It's tricky to find the right words to describe your topic. Persistence is key! If your first search doesn't bring the results you want, try another one with different words. Here are some keywords to try:
**Use quotation marks around phrases (example: "genetic engineering")
- genetically modified foods
- selective breeding
- model organism
- batch processes
- gene cloning
- genetic engineering
- Recombinant DNA Technology
- Human Genome project
- recombinant proteins
- cell culture
- gene therapy
- DNA fingerprinting
- stem cells
- regenerative medicine
- biosimilar drugs
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