A database is an index to journal articles. It contains information about the articles including the author, title, source, year published, and often an abstract, which helps you locate them within the database. The database doesn’t hold articles, instead containing only the information needed to find the articles. Many databases have links to the full-text.
CAB Abstracts covers significant research and development literature in the fields of agriculture, forestry, aspects of human health, human nutrition, animal health and the management and conservation of natural resources
Agricola is the US National Agricultural Library catalogue. It provides citations to agricultural literature including books, periodical titles, web documents, audiovisual material, as well as indexed periodical articles, book chapters, and reprints. It is a service offered by the United States Department of Agriculture.
This index and full text database provides access to scanned images of journal articles from published material on the social sciences and humanities and is based on the journal indexing of APAIS (Australian public affairs information service). Coverage from 1995 onwards.
The largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature with over 82 million records of over 25,000 peer-reviewed titles from more than 7,000 publishers. It provides access to reliable data, metrics and analytical tools.
The JSTOR Sustainability collection is composed of academic and open policy research on environmental stresses and their impact on society. The collection looks at sustainability and resilience through a broad lens, spanning over more than 30 disciplines.