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* Biology General Resources

 How to Use This Guide

This guide is intended to help students studying biology and related subjects. This guide includes four sections:

  • Reference Tools lists encyclopedias, handbooks, and dictionaries pertinent to biology available in D'Amour Library. These types of books may be useful as you are establishing historical and theoretical background knowledge, understanding disciplinary terminology, and fact-checking.
  • Books and Media contains helpful hints for searching WILDPAC, the online library catalog, for books and videos on biology.
  • Article Databases lists and describes various databases for finding journal articles. Some of the databases contain general articles on many subjects, while some are more subject specific.
  • Selected Websites lists specialized academic search portals, state and federal government websites, and more freely available websites handy for biology research.
  • Interlibrary Loan provides information on how to get resources to which D'Amour Library doesn't have immediate access.