BazTech is a bibliographic and abstract database that has been registering articles from Polish journals in science and technology, selected topics in science and environmental protection. BazTech started in 1998 as a bibliographic database and nowdays it is developing towards a full-text citation database. Since 2005 references have been added to bibliographic descriptions and based on agreements with publishers full texts are also included. In this way the database has became part of the open science movement.
The aims of the database are: