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Resource Guide:
Biology

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
Natural History (General)QH 1-278.5
MicroscopyQH 201-278.5
Biology (General)QH 301-705.5
EvolutionQH 359-425
GeneticsQH 426-470
ReproductionQH 471-489
LifeQH 501-531
EcologyQH 540-549.5
CytologyQH 573-671
Economic BiologyQH 705-705.5

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Molecular biology
  • Bioethics
  • Cell cycle
  • Natural selection
  • Evolution
  • Genetics
  • Adaptation
  • Metabolism
  • Paleontology
  • Extinction
  • Embryology
  • Biochemistry
  • Marine Biology
  • Anatomy
  • Animal Welfare
  • Disease
  • Genomes
  • Life science
  • Physiology
  • Ecology
  • Environment
  • Reproduction
  • Cytology
  • Primates
  • Natural Selection
  • Zoology
  • Mammals
  • Botany
  • Climate
  • Pharmacology
  • Oceanography
  • Virology
  • Bioengineering
  • Ecosystem
  • Conservation

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Biology of disease vectorsRA 639.5 .B56 2004
Henderson's dictionary of biological termsQH 302.5 .H65 1995
Coming to life : how genes drive developmentQH 453 .N8713 2006
Philosophy, biology and lifeQH 331 .P4677 2005
Debating design : from Darwin to DNAQH 360.5 .D42 2004
Opportunities in biological science careersQH 314 .W525 2004
Molecular biology of the cellQH 581.2 .M64 2002
Advanced molecular biology a concise referencee-Book
Bioinformatics a practical guide to the analysis of genes and proteinse-Book
Biostatistical methodse-Book
Genetic techniques for biological research a case study approache-Book
Principles and Practice of Clinical Virologye-Book

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Biology Direct
  • Biology of the Cell
  • Biological Bulletin
  • Biochemical Journal
  • Biochemistry and Cell Biology
  • Biochemistry Insights
  • Biodiversity Informatics

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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