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Databases: Medical Literature

Agricola: Covers every major agricultural subject, including agricultural engineering and marketing, animal breeding, entomology, environmental pollution, farm management, foods and feeds, pesticides, rural sociology, veterinary medicine, and water resources.

Biological Abstracts: Comprehensive coverage of the life sciences from 1926 to the present. Covers the following fields: botany, microbiology, pharmacology, biochemistry, evolutionary ecology, kinesiology, neurology, and toxicology.

Biological & Agricultural Index Plus: Provides information from groundwater pollution to genetic engineering and covers the entire range of sciences related to biology and agriculture.

CAB Abstracts: CAB covers the subject of agriculture in the broadest sense. It includes: agronomy, biotechnology, crop protection, dairy science, economics, environmental degradation and remediation, forestry, genetics, herbicides, irrigation, leisure, recreation and tourism, microbiology, nutrition, parasitology, rural development, and veterinary medicine.

CAB Reviews: Contains articles in the areas of agricultural biotechnology, animal production, animal breeding, biological control, crop production, forestry, grasslands, human and animal nutrition, post-harvest, soils, and veterinary science. 

Plumb's Veterinary Drugs: Digital resource for accessing up-to-date veterinary drug information. Searchable by drug name, class name, or alias. Offers continual drug updates and alerts on new drugs.

PubMed: One of the most popular databases to find journal articles in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences.

VetMed Resource: The most comprehensive source of information on all aspects of veterinary medicine, including diseases and pathogens of animals.

Wildlife & Ecology Studies Worldwide: The world's largest database on wild mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians.