Journals and online resources

Journals within Laboratory Animal Science and Welfare

AATEX (Alternatives to Animal Testing and EXperimentation) - until 2014
ALN (Animal Lab News) Europe
ALTEX (Alternativen zu Tierexperimenten)
Animal Lab News (ALN)
Animal Models and Experimental Medicine

Animal Technology and Welfare (journal of IAT and EFAT)
Animal Welfare
ATLA (Alternatives to Laboratory Animals)
Comparative Medicine (previously Laboratory Animal Science)
Experimental Animals (Japan)
Experimental Biology and Medicine
ILAR Journal (Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources) - theme issues
JAALAS (Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, formerly "Contemporary Topics")
Journal of Laboratory Animal Science (LASA India)
Lab Animal
Lab Animal Asia Pacific
Lab Animal Europe
Laboratory Animals, the International Journal of Laboratory Animal Science and Welfare
Laboratory Animal Research (LAR) (journal of the Korean Association for Laboratory Animal Science, KALAS, previously The Korean Journal of Laboratory Animal Science)
Laboratory Animal Science Professional (LAS Pro) from AALAS
LAMA Review (Laboratory Animal Management Association)
National Meeting Abstract Archives from AALAS
Norecopa newsletters
Scandinavian Journal of Laboratory Animal Science
Tech3Rs (a newsletter for animal technicians from the NC3Rs)

Other Journals

Journals for reporting negative results

Top Ten Journals to Publish your Negative Results

A Repository of negative results in animal experiments

Preprint services

  • bioRxiv - preprint server for non-peer reviewed biology manuscripts
  • medRxiv - preprint server for health sciences

Opinion: In Defense of Preprints (Sever & Inglis, The Scientists, 2021)

Figshare: repository for data sets, figures and other project material

Registered Reports (peer review before the results are known)

Journal collections

Bibliographical resources

PubMed: a service of the National Library of Medicine that contains over 15 million citations from MEDLINE and life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

PubMED Central (PMC): the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.

BIOME, a collection of gateways to quality resources on the Internet within the health and life sciences, including OMNI, VETGATE, BioResearch, Natural Selection and AgriFor.

BioMedSearch: NIH/PubMed documents, theses and dissertations

ScienceDirect, the world's largest electronic collection of science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information

The BIBSYS databases (including ForskDok and ForskPro)

Semantic Scholar (free non-profit academic search engine)

Medical reference sites

AVMA Online, the home of NetVet and the Electronic Zoo (these are old collections, with many dead links)

Consultant, a diagnostic support system for veterinary medicine.

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Veterinary Medicine.

Medline Plus: health and drug information for patients and families

Mednytt, evaluation of new diagnostic methods and treatment within human medicine, from the Norwegian Electronic Health Library

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), London.

The Merck Veterinary Manual

The "Virtual" Veterinary Center - Martindale's Health Science Guide

Tox Town: Interactive guide to common toxic chemicals and their effect on health and the environment

Other resources

This page was updated on 15 April 2024

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