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Subject Guide: Biology

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Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers In Stacks

Range Subject
QH1 - QH489 General Biology
QH540 - QH549 Ecology
QK1 - QK989 Botany
QM1 - QM695 Human Anatomy
QR1 - QR500 Microbiology

Periodicals in Print: DDCS Call Numbers

Location Subject
570.5 Biology/Heredity/Genetics
580.5 Botany
589.9 Microbiology

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online


Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databases

Academic Search Complete


Annual Reviews:
Biomedical Engineering
Cell and Developmental Biology
Ecology and Systematics
Genomics and Human Genetics
Plant Physiology and Plant Molecular Biology



Proquest Dissertations and Theses


A search engine that provides access to Chemical Abstracts and MEDLINE. These resources index journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, and dissertations as well as book reviews and biological information. If you are trying to access SciFinder for the first time, click on register an account.
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Complete list of subscription e-journals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journal database (Search "Biology")

Applied & Environmental Microbiology (1992-2003)

Biological Conservation Newsletter

BioOne Journals

Biotechnology & Applied Biochemistry

BMC (BioMedicalCenter) Experimental Biology

BMC Structural Biology

Cell: International Journal of Biological Sciences

Conservation Ecology

Directory of Open Access Journals

EBSCO Open Access Biology Collection
Explore over 1400 full text journals related to biology.

Genetics (1980-2003)

Journal of Biochemistry

Nature: International Journal of Science


World Wide Web Journal of Biology


Complete list of subscription e-books

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

BioMed Central Journals online

Cell Biology Lecture Notes

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

Glossary of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body

National Academy Press

Online Biology Textbook

Online Books Page

Project Gutenberg: Biology

University of California Press

Professional Associations

American Institute of Biological Sciences (Free Virtual Library)

American Society for Cell Biology

Biochemical Society

Ecological Society of America

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

International Federation for Cell Biology

International Society for Stem Cell Research

National Association of Marine Laboratories

Other Suggested Online Biology Resources

General Biology


Biology Browser

Biology Workbench

Classification of Living Things

Encyclopedia of Life

Kimball's Biology Pages

Library of Congress: Virtual Reference Desk (Science & Technology)

Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science


Research Gate

Resources and Top Blogs by Online Biology Degree

SCIRUS: Scientific Information Only Search Engine by Elsevier (journals & web sites)

STAR (Software Tools for Academics and Researchers) (MIT OpenCourseWare)

United States Department of Agriculture

Wallace Online


Anatomy Web Site, San Jose State University

Sonography Guide: Radiographic Anatomy

Visible Human Project

Web Anatomy

Whole Brain Atlas


Internet Directory for Botany

National Agricultural Library Digital Collections

A program/network of applied research for traditional popular medicinal plants in the Caribbean.

Virtual Library of Botany

Web Resources for Botany & Systematics

Cell Biology

Cell & Molecular Biology Online

Virtual Cell Animation


Ecology WWW Page

Tree of Life Web Project

Environmental Science


Fruit Flies



Entomology Index of Internet Resources


National Human Genome Research Institute

Marine Biology

Marine Biology Web

Marine Biology/Ecology Online

Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.)

NOAA'S National Ocean Service

Scripps Institute of Oceanography


ExPASy (Expert Protein Analysis System) Molecular Biology Server

Molecular Biology

Microbiology Gateway


Amphibian Biology & Conservation