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Marine Science and Aquaculture Databases
(see also Biology, Botany and Agriculture, Earth Sciences, Environment, Sciences, and General)

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Indexes to Journals and Books:

LIUCat on the Web: Remote access available
The online public access catalog of Long Island University's six campuses. This can be searched from any computer. No password is needed.


Online Video:

Science Video Online (Alexander Street Press) Remote access available Full text available NEW!
Comprehensive streaming video resource for the study of scientific disciplines. The collection covers environmental studies, natural history, and the physical and biological sciences, including coverage of chemistry, physics, biology, geology, oceanography, ecology, astronomy, and geography.


Online Encyclopedias and Books:

ebrary (ebrary) Remote access available Full text available
Currently offers over 100,000 full-text books, sheet music titles, maps, reports, and other authoritative documents from more than 180 leading academic, trade, and professional publishers. The collections are particularly strong in business, economics, education, computers, technology, science, medicine, history, language, literature, humanities, politics, and social sciences. Publishers include The McGraw-Hill Companies, Random House, Penguin Classics, Taylor & Francis, Yale University Press, John Wiley & Sons, Greenwood, and more (more information).

Encyclopedia of Aquaculture (GVRL) (InfoTrac/Gale Group) Remote access available Full text available
Covers aquaculture, recreational fisheries, aquariums, resource use, environmental management & conservation, development & planning issues, animal welfare, consumer information, and more to assist a wide audience including scientists, economists, sociologists, administrators, politicians, concerned organizations, and the general public.

Water: Science and Issues (GVRL) (InfoTrac/Gale Group) Remote access available Full text available
Covers key concepts, current issues, major legislation, and traditional & emerging research in fresh water, marine waters, and policy & management. Includes historical overviews, biographical sketches, career information, color photographs, illustrations, sidebars, and a glossary.


Database descriptions are adapted from each database's website.




NOVEL Database NOVEL (New York Online Virtual Electronic Library) is a statewide virtual library provided free to the public by the New York State Library. It is currently a pilot project funded through a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant to the NY State Library by the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

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