Nature Online Archive (1869 - 1996)

Launched in 1869, Nature is considered to be the number one multi-disciplinary science journal. It's also the most widely cited weekly science journal in the world, according to ISI JCR (2009) Science Edition

The Nature Online Archive provides access to over 6600 digitised issues of Nature from the very first issue, on 4th November 1869, through to 1996.

For access to more recent articles from Nature, the current subscription is available through the A-Z of E-Journals

Direct access

- via University Network
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Off University Campus

- Staff and Students
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