ProQuest Deep Indexing: Aquatic Sciences supplements the Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA) Database and select related files with access to deep indexing for tables, figures, graphs, charts and other illustrations from the scholarly research and technical literature for selected records.
“Deep indexing” categorizes data, variables and other content represented in tables, maps, photographs and other figures. It allows users to search and retrieve information from these resources typically embedded in scholarly publications. Applicable journal article records are enhanced with thumbnails showing the tables and figures contained with that article.
For additional information and a sample record, please access the Illustrata: Natural Sciences factsheet
Major areas of coverage include:
- aquatic organisms
- aquatic pollution
- brackish water environments
- environmental quality
- freshwater environments
- marine biotechnology
- marine environments
- policy and legislation
- wildlife management
2003 - Current.
3,787,947 tables & figures from 523,608 published works drawn from 850 journals are monitored for this database (May 2013)