Databases and Resources

The Max Planck Society offers the MPG.ReNa Resource Navigator to navigate through various scientific information resources and tools

Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics)

Web of Science includes important indices e.g. Medline, BIOSIS Citation Index, Derwent, Zoological Record;  Web of Science Core Collection includes over 20,000 peer-reviewed, high-quality scholarly journals published worldwide (including Open Access journals); over 190,000 conference proceedings; and over 90,000 editorially selected books.
Web of Science tips

Scopus (Elsevier)

Abstract, citation database of peer-reviewed journals, books, conference proceedings

Proquest (ProQuest)

ProQuest Central: multidisciplinary research database.

CAS SciFinder  (American Chemical Society)

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SciFinder®   is your portal to chemistry and related information providing easy access to the most trusted collection of chemical substances, reactions and literature reference. Please find the latest online Scifinder trainings here. More information on IVS Information Service CPT page.

PubMed (National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine)

PubMed comprises more than 28 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.)

Ebsco (Ebsco)

Ebsco Search  offers a variety of proprietary full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers