Selected Resources for: Veterinary Medicine

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Subject Librarian:

Andre Nault

naulta@umn.edu

This subject covers: the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the diseases of domestic animals and the management of other animal disorders. The field also deals with those diseases that are intercommunicable between animals and humans. (From Britannica Online)


Article Databases and Indexes

* Premier Resources *

PubMed is an excellent free source of journal article citations & abstracts for veterinarians and others seeking information on veterinary medicine and animal health topics. Over 100 veterinary journals are indexed here along with approximately 5,000 biomedical journals.


Academic or Scholarly Articles Subject Indexes

Search here to find citations and abstracts for articles from over 600 periodicals, as well as USDA and state experiment station and extension publications, and selected books on agriculture, animal husbandry, animal and human nutrition, forestry, plant pathology, plant science, human ecology, agricultural economics, rural sociology.

Covers all aspects of veterinary science, including parasitology and zoonotic disease, as well as animal nutrition, equine science, animal production and animal genetics, and aquaculture and fisheries.

NO LONGER CURRENT. Due to budget pressures, we have canceled our subscription to BIOSIS Previews. Although you will continue to be able to access the database, no new articles will be added after January 2011.

Covers the biological and medical sciences, including biochemistry, biophysics, biotechnology, botany, environment, microbiology, and zoology. Provides citations and abstracts to articles, conference papers, technical reports and chapters of books from over 5000 publications.

The Libraries' subscription to this resource allows for 10 users at any one time. If you get a busy signal, please wait a few minutes and try accessing the site again.

Provides information on all phases of the development and use of drugs and on professional pharmaceutical practice.

The Libraries' subscription to this resource allows for 3 users at any one time. If you get a busy signal, please wait a few minutes and try accessing the site again.

Covers the fields of human and veterinary medicine, public health, nursing, dentistry, and the basic biomedical sciences. Note: The Libraries' subscription to this resource allows for 40 users at any one time. If you get a busy signal, please wait a few minutes and try accessing the site again.

Covers all areas of psychology since 1806. Provides citations, abstracts and some full-text of articles, books, book chapters and dissertation from more than 1300 international journals in psychology and related fields. Tutorial

Indexes 5,900 major journals across 150 scientific disciplines. It averages 19,000 new records per week.


General Indexes to Magazine, Journal & Newspaper Articles

LexisNexis Academic is a full text databases of business, legal, and over 1,500 newspapers, magazines, and newsletters. It includes sources for accounting, environmental studies, health and medical care, government and politics, people, consumer information, and countries worldwide. Locate information about companies, including company profiles from Hoovers. Legal publications include federal and state statutes, codes, cases, agency rules & regulations, Shepards Citations service, patent search and other legal reference materials.


Catalogs and Bibliographies

Catalogs

Search with MNCAT to find books, journals, etc. owned by the library. Search by keyword, subject, title, or author for materials on your topic.


General Reference Sources

Dictionaries

Black's veterinary dictionary

Saunders comprehensive veterinary dictionary


Encyclopedias

Domestic animal behavior for veterinarians and animal scientists

Equine Illustrated Encyclopaedia


Handbooks and Manuals

Animal Rights : A Reference Handbook

Compendium of Veterinary Products

Complete Book of Pet Care

Subtitle: Birds, Cats,Fish, Dogs, Guinea Pigs, Hamsters, Horses, Mice, Rabbits, Reptiles

Five Minute Veterinary Consult : Canine and Feline

Plumb's Veterinary Drug Handbook

The Merck veterinary manual

Toxic plants of North America


Style Manuals and Writing Guides

Bibliography Software

RefWorks is a web-based citation manager that allows you to create your own databases of citations by importing references from MNCAT and other databases, and then in seconds automatically generate bibliographies in all major styles (MLA, APA, Turabian, Chicago, etc.).


Library Information

Veterinary Medical Library

450 Veterinary Science
St. Paul Campus
612-624-4281
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