All About Birds [Indexes and Abstracts]
All About Birds is created by the staff of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. They aim to make this site the Web's best and most comprehensive resource for North American birds, bird watching, and bird conservation. The Cornell Lab's mission is to interpret and conserve the earth's biological diversity through research, education, and citizen science focused on birds.
Altweb [Indexes and Abstracts]
Altweb, the Alternatives to Animal Testing Web Site, was created to serve as a gateway to alternatives news, information, and resources on the Internet and beyond.
AnimalBase [Indexes and Abstracts]
Database with searching capabilities of animal taxonomic names with access to old zoological literature including all zoological taxa described between 1757 and 1764. Links to the digital editions of taxonomic literature including various editions of Linnaeus. The project has various collaborators that may add information to the database.
AVMA animal health studies database 2016 [Database]
Veterinary clinical studies conducted to investigate novel therapies or to collect samples or information to gain further understanding of a disease provide the best scientific evidence to guide the clinical care of animals, and oftentimes, people too. Search for studies relevant to a particular condition, provide health data or a sample from a normal animal.
BestBets for Vets [Web Sites]
BETs are reviews of the current best evidence available to answer simple, common and specific clinical questions. They are designed to be a quick and achievable method of enabling the incorporation of evidence into clinical practice. BETs tell you about the evidence on a certain topicówe aim to give an unbiased view of the evidence found. BETs can be used to help vets stay up to date on what the current evidence suggests on a specific topic. They can also be used as a discussion point for practice meetings, journal clubs and teaching.
CAB Abstracts 1910 - present [Indexes and Abstracts]
CAB Abstracts covers the fields of applied life sciences, agriculture, forestry, human nutrition, veterinary medicine and the environment. Subjects indexed include molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, breeding, taxonomy, physiology and other aspects of pure science relating to organisms of agricultural, veterinary or environmental importance.
CAB Abstracts Archive 1910 - 1972 [Indexes and Abstracts]
CAB Abstracts Archive covers the fields of applied life sciences, agriculture, forestry, human nutrition, veterinary medicine and the environment. Subjects indexed include molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, breeding, taxonomy, physiology and other aspects of pure science relating to organisms of agricultural, veterinary or environmental importance.
Canadian poisonous plants information system [Indexes and Abstracts]
Presents data on plants that cause poisoning in livestock, pets, and humans. The plants include native, introduced, and cultivated outdoor plants as well as indoor plants that are found in Canada. Some food and herbal plants are also included that may cause potential poisoning problems.
Canary Database 1966 present [Indexes and Abstracts]
Canary Database is a compilation of curated peer-reviewed research articles related to the use of animals as sentinels of human health hazards. This database contains information added by trained curators in addition to bibliographic records from MEDLINE and other well-known databases. The database includes studies of wildlife, companion, and livestock animals, where either the exposure or the health effect could be considered potentially relevant to human health.
Canine inherited disorders database [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides information about inherited disorders in dogs to owners and breeders, to facilitate the best management possible of these conditions.
FARAD: Food Animal Residue Avoidance Databank [Web Sites]
FARAD is part of the Food Animal Residue Avoidance & Depletion Program. FARAD is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) and staffed by veterinary pharmacologists, toxicologists and food animal specialists from University of California-Davis, University of Florida, North Carolina State University, Virginia-Maryland and Kansas State University. FARAD provides open access to comprehensive up-to-date information and data resources for food animal drugs. FARAD provides science-based estimates of safe withdrawal intervals for food-producing animal species that have been treated with or exposed to drugs or other chemicals.
GBIF: global biodiversity information facility [Indexes and Abstracts]
GBIF facilitates digitisation and global dissemination of primary biodiversity data, so that people from all countries can benefit from the use of the information. This web site provides information about the current state of the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF), an international initiative.
Inherited diseases in dogs [Web Sites]
Information about inherited diseases in dogs for owners and breeders.
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2007 [e-book]
The main purpose of the IUCN Red List is to catalogue and highlight those plants and animals that are facing a higher risk of global extinction.
IVIS [Web Sites]
The International Veterinary Information Service (IVIS) provides full-text access to books, conference proceedings, consensus statements and guidelines, journals and online courses. IVIS is free to veterinarians, veterinary students, and animal health professionals. A brief registration is required.
NBII Wildlife Disease Information Node 2002 [Indexes and Abstracts]
WDIN is a collaborative project working to develop a Web-based monitoring and reporting system to provide state and federal resource managers, animal disease specialists, veterinary diagnostic laboratories, physicians, public health workers, educators, and the general public with access to data on wildlife diseases, mortality events, and other critical related information. Data are contributed voluntarily, with partners deciding which data they choose to share. The resulting distributed wildlife disease data warehouse can be a valuable resource for all to share and use to enhance the understanding, surveillance, management, control, and prevention of wildlife diseases around the world.
Norina 1991 [Web Sites]
The Norwegian Reference Centre for Laboratory Animal Science and Alternatives provides access to A Norwegian Inventory of Alternatives (NORINA) Database. The primary purpose of the database is to offer an overview of possible alternatives or supplements to the use of animals in student teaching, at all levels from schools to university. The database may be searched by category of record or type of record, program name, and detailed descriptions.
Plants Poisonous to Livestock [Web Sites]
A growing reference that includes plant images, pictures of affected animals and presentations concerning the botany, chemistry, toxicology, diagnosis and prevention of poisoning of animals by plants and other natural flora.
ProQuest Agriculture Journals [Indexes and Abstracts]
ProQuest Agriculture Journals contains the leading agricultural journals published in North America. The database consists of around 300 titles, with most of them being available in full-text. ProQuest Agriculture Journals covers a wide range of agriculture-related topics.
PubAg 2014 [Indexes and Abstracts]
PubAg is a portal to research published by U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists. It covers the agricultural sciences including nutrition, food safety, food quality, animal and crop production and protection, natural resources, sustainable agricultural systems, rural development, agricultural economic and policy issues, agricultural imports and exports, agricultural statistics, extramural research, and extension education.
SORA: Searchable Ornithological Research Archive 2004 [Web Sites]
SORA is the world's first and largest open access ornithological publications archive. SORA provides access to an extensive library of ornithological literature of international scope, and detailed material documenting the history of ornithology in North America over the last 120 years.
VetSRev - database of veterinary systematic reviews 2012 [Web Sites]
This database is produced by the Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine (CEVM). The database is powered by refbase, an open source database front-end for managing scientific literature & citations. It is a public database of citations for systematic reviews of relevance to veterinary medicine and science. The systematic reviews in VetSRev are found by searches of the PubMed and CAB Abstracts databases using specialised search filters, as well as through alerts and contact with systematic review authors.
VIN [Web Sites]
The Veterinary Information Network includes interactive message boards, reference center, full text library of books and conference proceedings, OSHA Center, continuing education courses, free classifieds and listings in a database used by pet owners. VIN is free to veterinary students, residents and faculty.
World Animal Health Information Database 2004 [Indexes and Abstracts]
The WAHID Interface provides access to all data held within OIE's new World Animal Health Information System (WAHIS). A comprehensive range of information is available for disease events; six-monthly reports describing the OIE-listed disease situations in each country; annual reports providing further background information on animal health, on laboratory and vaccine production facilities, etc.
Zoological Record [Indexes and Abstracts]
Covers the world's zoological and animal scientific literature. The "unofficial register" for taxonomy and systematics.