Marine Sciences

Aquatic Commons

Digital repository covering the natural marine, estuarine /brackish and fresh water environments. Includes economic, sociological, legal, and all other aspects of the science, technology, management and conservation of these environments, their organisms and resources.

Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts

Basic & applied research, law & policy concerning aquatic organisms, aquaculture, aquatic & marine environments, & oceanography. Includes: ASFA 1; ASFA 2; ASFA 3; ASFA Aquaculture Abstracts; ASFA Marine Biotechnology Abstracts.

Galveston Bay Bibliography

Collection of articles, reports, books, maps, charts, photographs, videocassettes, and all publications of the Galveston Bay Estuary Program. Resources are housed at the Galveston Bay Information Center, located in the Jack K. Williams Library at TAMU-Galveston.

Marine Technology Abstracts

These abstracts provide references and descriptions for over 90,000 technical articles, reports, books, conference and transaction papers and other material on all aspects of maritime science and technology. The database covers material dating back as far as 1940 and drawn from all major marine engineering publications, published worldwide in at least 10 languages.

Oceanic Abstracts

Literature of marine biology and physical oceanography, fisheries, aquaculture, non-living resources, meteorology and geology, plus environmental, technological, and legislative topics.

Texas Marine Species

The Marine Species Identification Project is an interactive web-based collection of photographs and information on marine species found off the Texas coast. This web site is photo-based using whole-fish and close-up photos of features useful in identification. The purpose is of this guide is to provide detailed photos and descriptions to aid in the correct identification of individual organisms. Each species is represented by one or more photographs and brief descriptions of habitat, distinguishing characteristics, differences with similar species, maximum sizes, meristics, common and scientific names and families, and any other interesting or pertinent information.