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Research Guides

Additional sources for biology articles

These databases provide more complete coverage of biological journals. Additional resources exclusive to botany and zoology are listed in the right column.

Just botany or zoology

These resources are more focused in on botany & zoology.

Using Goolge Scholar


Google Scholar can be used to search for jounal articles and can link to the full-text of online articles if they fall within our subscriptions, and if Google Scholar knows you are with the University of Washington

If you are using Google Scholar and don't see any "Full-Text @ UW" links, you can add UW as one of your libraries by doing the following:

  • Go to the home page for Google Scholar (
  • Click on "Settings" in the upper right
  • Click on "Library Links" in the left column
  • Search for University of Washington
  • Select "University of Washington Libraries - Full-Text @ UW"  and click "Save"

    More information on using Google Scholar to find articles is here.