Databases by subject: Genomics & Genetics

Major Indexes

BioSystems (NCBI)

Find biological systems and their component genes, proteins, and small molecules, as well as literature describing those biosystems and other related data.


Find regions of similarity between biological sequences, such as nucleotides and proteins.

Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science

Find scientific literature from significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide.

Current Contents Connect

Find complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world's leading scholarly journals and books.

Data Citation Index (1900-present)

Find research data sets and data studies in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.


Find biomedical articles from 1947 to the present covering topics such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and clinical medicine. Includes over 2,700 journals not indexed in MEDLINE/Pubmed.

Ensembl genome browser

Find vertebrate genomes with the option to use BLAST/BLAT, BioMart, and the Variant Effect Predictor (VEP) for all supported species.

Entrez (NCBI cross-database search)

Find databases on literature, genetics, proteins, and chemicals.


Find data from the NIH's annotated collection of all publicly available DNA sequences.

Genetics Home Reference

Find consumer-friendly information about the effects of genetic variation on human health and search by health condition, gene, chromosome, or mtDNA.

Hereditary Ocular Disease

Find summarized clinical descriptions of hereditary disorders with important ocular features as well as information for patients written in nontechnical language.

Journal Tables of Contents Service (JournalTOCs)

Find tables of contents for scholarly journals and create a free personal account to save the list of journals you want to follow regularly.


The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a peer reviewed scientific video journal.

UA access includes:
Video Journal - all sections
Science Education - ONLY Basic Biology (3 sections: General Laboratory Techniques, Basic Methods in Cellular and Molecular Biology, and Biology I)

MEDLINE (via Ovid)

Find bibliographic citations with abstracts to journal articles in the life sciences with a focus on biomedicine. MEDLINE is the primary component of PubMed.

NCBI Resources List (A-Z)

Find molecular biology databases and more.

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM)

Find human genes, genetic conditions, and Mendelian disorders.


Find papers presented at conferences worldwide via OCLC's FirstSearch.

Patient-Derived Models Repository (PDMR) Database

Find patient-derived models based on xenografts and in vitro cell cultures.


Find worldwide conference proceedings via OCLC's FirstSearch.

PubMed (UA/HSL)

Find bibliographic citations with abstracts to journal articles in the life sciences with a focus on biomedicine. PubMed includes MEDLINE and citations to NCBI Bookshelf items.

PubMed Central

Find free full text articles from biomedical and life sciences journals.

Science Citation Index

Find articles and citations across all science disciplines.


Find articles and book chapters from physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences, and humanities.


Find peer-reviewed scientific journals, books, and conference proceedings across all disciplines.

Web of Science (all databases)

Find articles, patents, data sets, and more in the sciences, arts, and humanities.

Web of Science (Core collection only)

Find articles, books, and conference proceedings in the sciences, arts, and humanities.