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The best place to begin your research in biology.

Getting Started

from the Library home page:

  • Primo, our catalog, allows you to search across a large portion of the library's collections to explore topics, identify relevant databases, and evaluate the results, all within a single search experience. Results include books, journal articles, and more.
  • The Databases tab will help you to start looking for journal articles. 
  • The Journals tab lists what journals and newspapers the library has access to. If you have found a citation and want to see if you can get to the full-text, use this tab to search for the journal title.(not the article title)

Circulating books related to biology are primarily located in the following Library of Congress call number ranges:

QH: Natural history- Biology

QK: Botany

QL: Zoology

QM: Human anatomy

QP: Physiology

QR: Microbiology

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