Databases

Databases

  • Web of Science ((Academic citation index; update: weekly; citation analysis)
  • JCR (Journal Citation Report - Impact Factor)
  • Databases - Information system (DBIS - GEOMAR)
  • BASE (search engine especially for academic open access web resources)
  • FishBase (Alles, was Sie schon immer über Fische wissen wollten...)
  • Aquatic Commons (The Aquatic Commons is a thematic digital repository covering the natural marine, estuarine /brackish and fresh water environments . It includes all aspects of the science, technology, management and conservation of these environments, their organisms and resources, and the economic, sociological and legal aspects. It is complementary to OceanDocs, which is supported by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)/ International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) specifically to collect, preserve and facilitate access to all research output from members of their Ocean Data and Information Networks (ODINS))
  • OceanDocs (Publications in Marine Science in digital form, including preprints, published articles, technical reports, working papers and more.OceanDocs is supported by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) to collect, preserve and facilitate discovery and access to all research output from members of the ocean research and observation community and specifically their Ocean Data and Information Networks (ODINS). It is one of a number of complementary thematic digital marine and aquatic repositories including the Aquatic Commons, which is supported by the International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC))
  • The Arctic Register of Marine Species (ARMS)
  • World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
  • Catalogue of Life
  • AquaMaps
  • Future Ocean Atlas
  • Sealife Base
  • GeoRef  and other important databases
  • Fish Online (the buyer's guide to sustainable seafood. An in-depth guide to the fish types available to UK fishmongers, chefs and retailers, it is designed to complement the Good Fish Guide web pages which help consumers make a truly informed choice in seafoods. By using this site, you can find out which fish come from well-managed sources and/or are caught using methods that minimise damage to marine wildlife and habitats.)
  • SysTax - a Database System for Systematics and Taxonomy (Universität Ulm) (SysTax is an integrated, conzept-based database system for storing biodiversity data)
  • BASE (Article identifier)
  • Scirus (is the most comprehensive scientific research tool on the web. With over 440 million scientific items indexed at last count, it allows researchers to search for not only journal content but also scientists' homepages, courseware, pre-print server material, patents and institutional repository and website information.)
  • Google Scholar (general search for scientific literature)

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