Harriet K. and Philip Pumerantz Library

Biosis Citation Index

Database URL: http://proxy.westernu.edu/login?url=https://webofknowledge.com/BCI

Description: Provides seamless searching of nearly 5,000 journal titles and 20 million records in the life sciences field, as well as 165,000 documents from more than 1,500 meetings, with coverage dating back to 1926.

Access: Western University of Health Sciences students, faculty, and staff

Provider: Thomson Reuters

Coverage: 1926-present

Subject Coverage:

  • – Life Sciences
  • – Molecular and Cell Biology
  • – Pharmacology
  • – Endocrinology
  • – Genetics
  • – Neurosciences
  • – Infectious Diseases
  • – Ecology
  • – Organismal Biology

License Information:

Authorized Users

“Users” means faculty, students, researchers and staff of Western University of Health Sciences

Authorized Use

The agreement grants to client the limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable right during the term to allow Users to access the database and the data contained therein solely through the Database Access Technology for the purpose of performing searches, printing, downloading, and distributing in any form search results, in whole or in part, provided that users will not distribute or otherwise provide the Search Results, or the Databases, in whole or in part, to anyone not a User. User may utilize bibliographic and abstract data retrieved from the databases for the purpose of research publication only, not for commercial use or sale.

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