Online Resources

Natural Sciences

These online resources are available from any computer or device with an Internet connection. If you are asked for a username and password, use your JBU username and password (see here for more details).

General Science

  • TOP PICK: STEM Database or ProQuest Central (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    More than 500 scholarly journals and popular magazines covering science, technology, engineering, and math.
  • General Science Collection (Gale) FULL-TEXT
    200 journals in the sciences.
    Indexes, abstracts, and full-text journals related to the environment.
  • Public Library of Science FULL-TEXT
    8 peer-reviewed journals in science.
  • Salem Press Online FULL-TEXT
    Full text scholarly eBooks include Encyclopedias of Global Resources, Global Warming, and the Solar System.
  • Science Database (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Over 700 publications in the general and applied sciences from the 1980s to the present.
  • Science Direct 
    Index of journals in science and related fields.
  • Springer E-book Collection FULL-TEXT
    8,000 ebooks in math, science, engineering and medicine


  • TOP PICK: Biology Database (ProQuest) FULL-TEXT
    Approximately 400 biology-related journals.