ProQuest Natural Science Collection

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Natural Science Collection

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ProQuest Natural Science Collection combines major natural sciences indexes with full-text journals, conference proceedings, and other scholarly and technical sources. Subject areas covered include agriculture, aquatic science, biology, conservation, earth & environmental sciences, food science, forestry, geography, medical sciences, meteorology, pharmacology, public health, veterinary science, and water resources. ProQuest Natural Science Collection is the parent collection that contains all natural sciences content available through ProQuest. Major natural sciences indexes are fully incorporated into the collection, including AGRICOLA, Environmental Impact Statements, Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts, Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts, MEDLINE, and TOXLINE. The collection can be searched by sub-collection; the three major subcollections are Agricultural & Environmental Science Collection, Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Collection, and Biological Science Collection. ProQuest Natural Science Collection offers over 21 million abstract and index records and 1,600 full text journals.


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