Information resources

  1. Agricola

    Category: Biotechnology Agriculture    Type: Library Catalogues Lists and Abstracts of Articles

    Agricola is used to search for technical and scientific literature in the fields of agriculture and related areas: veterinary Science, botanics, forestry, agricultural economics, food science, environmental sciences, etc. The National Agricultural Library catalogue (NAL Online Public Access Catalog) features data on books, audio-visual material, periodicals, etc. The collection of articles (Article Citation Database) provides bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from over 600 scientific journals, chapters from books, reports, and more. Numerous notes provide links to full-text articles.

    The search takes place in individual segments, a universal search is also a possibility.

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  2. AGRIS

    Category: Biotechnology Agriculture    Type: Lists and Abstracts of Articles Indexes

    AGRIS is used to search for technical and scientific literature in the field of agriculture. It offers bibliographic data on more than 7,500,000 abstracts of articles. Technical and scientific literature comes from more than 150 institutions from different participating countries, including Slovenia, under the patronage of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, from 1975 onward. It also offers links to relevant web resources.

    Descriptors from the AGROVOC thesaurus are of great help in searching and filtering the search results.

    To search a topic, use the NAL Agricultural Thesaurus.

    Language: English, descriptors available also in French and Spanish.

    Accessibility:

    • AGRIS na FAO (Unlimited Access)
    • AGRIS na OVID (Access from the locations of the Biotechnical Faculty and Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana, Agricultural Institute of Slovenia, and University Of Maribor Library)
    • AGRIS na OVID odd. d. (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana, CTK, and NUK. Remote access for students and employees of the Biotechnical Faculty and Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana )

     

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  3. Biomedicina Slovenica

    Category: Biotechnology Medicine    Type: Lists and Abstracts of Articles Indexes

    Biomedicina Slovenica is used to search for scientific and professional literature in the field of biomedicine. It contains bibliographic data on publications in the field of biomedicine in Slovenia and publications of Slovene authors. It also includes data on books, chapters from books, articles from Slovene scientific and professional periodicals, papers from conference proceedings, doctoral dissertations and master’s theses, research reports, and more from 1986 onward. An older segment for the 1976–1985 period is available at the Institute for Biostatistics and Medical Informatics. You can find most of the data in the COBIB.SI. shared catalogue of Slovene libraries.
    Descriptors can be used to search a topic.

    Language: Slovene or English

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  4. CAB Abstracts

    Category: Biotechnology Agriculture    Type: Lists and Abstracts of Articles Indexes

    CAB Abstracts is used to search for technical and scientific literature in the fields of agriculture, veterinary medicine, environmental sciences, food science, etc. 

    Coverage contains bibliographic records and abstracts of articles, books, conference papers, technical reports, doctoral dissertations, and more from 1973 onward.  To search for a topic, use the CAB thesaurus.

    Language: English
    Update: Monthly

    Source is provided by Konzorcij za biotehniko (Consortium for Biotechnology)

    Accessibility:

    • CAB Abstracts* (Access from the locations of the Biotechnical Faculty and Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana. Remote access for students and employees of the Biotechnical Faculty and Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana )

     

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  5. Food Science and Technology Abstracts (FSTA)

    Category: Biotechnology Microbiology Nutrition Food Science and Technology    Type: Lists and Abstracts of Articles Indexes

    Food Science and Technology Abstracts (FSTA) is used to search for scientific and professional literature in the fields of food science, food technology, and human nutrition including biotechnology, diet, economy, hygiene, hospitality industry, food processing, food industry, packaging technology, and toxicology. It contains bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from over 1,800 scientific and professional journals, conference papers, reports, patents, and more from 1969 onward.
      
    To search the topic use FSTA Thesaurus.

    Language: English

    Update: Weekly

    Source is provided by Konzorcij za biotehniko (Consortium for Biotechnology)
    Access for members of Konzorcij

    Publisher: IFIS Publishing

     

    Accessibility:

    • FSTA odd.d. (Access from the locations of the Biotechnical Faculty and Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana. Remote access for students and employees of the Biotechnical Faculty and Veterinary Faculty of the University of Ljubljana )

     

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  6. Ingenta Connect

    Category: Biotechnology Social Sciences and Humanities Natural Sciences and Technology    Type: Full Text Articles Scientific Publications

    Ingenta Select is used to search for and read articles from scientific and professional literature in all fields. It contains bibliographic data with abstracts and full-text articles from 50 journals.

    Update: Daily
    Language: English

    Accessibility:

    • Ingenta Connect (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana, CTK, and NUK. Remote access for students and employees of the University of Ljubljana who are members of the UL, CTK, and NUK libraries)

     

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  7. JSTOR

    Category: Biotechnology    Type: Full Text Articles Electronic Magazines Scientific Publications

    JSTOR (Journal Storage) is an archive designed to search and read full-text articles in over 1,700 scientific journals in the fields of anthropology, archaeology, economy and entrepreneurship, philosophy, music, education, linguistics and literature, mathematics, natural sciences, politology, law, sociology, art and art history, history, and more.

    The emphasis is on older volumes of journals which are often available from the beginning. Coverage includes the archive of the second oldest scientific journal Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (1665–). The 1687 volume includes the first Slovene original paper by J. V. Valvasor, best known under the title "...Description of the Wonderful Lake of Zirknitz..." (Phil. Trans. XVI/ No. 191, pp. 414-427). Coverage includes archives of over a hundred newspapers that began publishing in the 19th century, over 300 newspapers that began publishing in the first half of the 20th century, and more. More recent volumes are not available as a rule; there is a 2–3 year embargo on access on average. 

    List of newspapers: 

    Accessibility:

    • JSTOR (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana, CTK, and NUK. Remote access for students and employees of the University of Ljubljana who are members of the UL, CTK, and NUK libraries)

     

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  8. nature.com

    Category: Biology Biotechnology    Type: Full Text Articles Indexes Scientific Publications

    Nature.com is used to search for and read articles and news in the field of natural sciences. Topics covered include full-text articles from sixteen scientific journals published and the Nature Publishing Group (Nature, Nature Cell Biology, Nature Genetics, Nature Immunology, Nature Medicine, Nature Reviews Cancer, Nature Reviews Microbiology, Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, etc.). The portal also allows searching across bibliographic data on Nature Publishing Group magazines.

    Update: Daily
    Language: English

    Accessibility:

    • nature.com (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana, CTK, and NUK. Remote access for students and employees of the University of Ljubljana who are members of the UL, CTK, and NUK libraries)

     

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  9. SAGE Journals Online

    Category: Biotechnology Social Sciences and Humanities Medicine Multidisciplinary Fields Natural Sciences and Technology    Type: Electronic Magazines

    S 1. 1. 2016 so dostopna celotna besedila člankov iz več kot 820 revij.

    The SAGE Journals Online collection is designed to search for professional and scientific literature and read articles in the fields of social sciences, humanities, medicine, technology, and natural sciences. Coverage includes bibliographic data with abstracts and full-text articles from 824 journals from 1999 onward.

    Update: Daily

    Language: English

    Collection subcsriber: Consortium COSEC.

    Accessibility:

    • Sage Journals (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana, CTK, and NUK. Remote access for students and employees of the University of Ljubljana who are members of the UL, CTK, and NUK libraries)

     

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