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Botany Research Guide
Use this guide to find journal articles, books, websites and more on Botany and ethnobotany, including information on medicinal plants, invasive species, native Hawaiian plants, and endangered species.
Search the UH Voyager Catalog for Books
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Journal Article Databases
Ethnobotany Research and Applications
Quarterly journal published by the Botany Department at UH Manoa.
EBSCO Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary database that provides full-text for over 8,500 journals. This is the major database for UH system users that covers multiple subjects. You must have a valid UH student number to access off-campus.
Science Direct This link opens in a new window
Science Direct is a full-text scientific database offering science, medical and technical journal articles and book chapter from more than 2,500 peer reviewed journal and more than 11,000 books.
Hawaii Pacific Journal Index
The Hawaii Pacific Journal Index is a citation index (not full-text) that covers 140 journals published in or about Hawaii and the Pacific. It covers all subjects and includes peer-reviewed scholarly journals as well as popular press magazines. Coverage dates back to the 1890s. All publication titles are available through Hamilton Library.
Online access to the journal, Pacific Science, from Volume 1 (1947) through Volume 65 (2011).
Print Journals in the Library
The current issues are on the first floor. Older issues are in storage and also available online through 2011. See link above.