Product Highlights

BioOne offers a uniquely valuable aggregation of full-text, high-impact bioscience journals and other scholarly material. Focusing on the fields of organismal and integrative biology, ecology, and environmental science, BioOne offers comprehensive and affordable access to peer-reviewed scholarly research.

Collaboration among scientific societies, publishers, librarians, and academe drives BioOne's success. This innovative partnership allows BioOne to draw from the respective strengths of these participants in the scientific communication process in pursuit of its mission – the long-term sustainability of reasonably priced publications published by non-profit organizations.

BioOne offers a complete and functional environment that allows for browsing specific- or cross-journal searching, reference linking, and new information alerting.

BioOne offers two subscription databases:

  • BioOne.1
  • BioOne.2

BioOne's first database, BioOne.1, was introduced in 2001 with 40 titles from 35 scholarly societies and other nonprofit publishers. As of January 2014, the set included 108 titles from 82 publishers.

BioOne's second database, BioOne.2, was introduced January 2007. As of 2014, the set included 85 titles from 65 publishers.

Title lists in alternate file formats can be found on the BioOne website.


Minitex Pricing

Please contact Minitex for pricing.

License Agreements (Terms & Conditions)

Please review, sign, and fax the BioOne Subscriber to Minitex at 612-625-3569.

How to Order or Renew

Subscriptions to BioOne have a standard subscription period of January 1–December 31. Mid-term subscriptions are permitted and will be prorated to expire on December 31 to allow for renewal on January 1.

Please complete the BioOne Subscriber License (new subscribers only) and fax to Minitex at 612-625-3569.

Technical Support


New subscribers are provided with a username and password to access BioOne's COUNTER-compliant usage data. Data is posted on the 15th of the month for usage occurring in the previous month.

Contact Information

Minitex Contact

Cooperative Purchasing & Electronic Resources Services (CPERS)
Wilson Library, Room 60
309 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Toll Free: 800-462-5348
Phone: 612-624-4002
Fax: 612-625-3569

Vendor Contact

Chris Homan, BioOne Account Manager, North America
Phone: 617-395-4046
Toll Free: 800-552-3084
Fax: 617-395-4045


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