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Subject Guide: Biology

To search the entire collection of print and electronic resources, go to e-Library.

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

Range | Subject
570.5 | Biology/Heredity/Genetics
580.5 | Botany
589.9 | Microbiology

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

• Encyclopedia Britannica Online •

• Literati •

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databases

Academic Search Complete,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h


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&I


SciFinder Web Follow specific instructions at to access.



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 CollectionExplore 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 •

News@Nature •

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 •

Gross Anatomy Web Links •

Sonography Guide: Radiographic Anatomy •

Visible Human Project •

Web Anatomy •

Whole Brain Atlas •


Internet Directory for Botany •

National Agricultural Library Digital Collections •

TRAMIL - 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

EnviroLink •

Fruit Flies

FlyBrain •

FlyMove •

FlyView •

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 •

Ocean Links •

Scripps Institute of Oceanography •

SeaWeb •


ExPASy (Expert Protein Analysis System) Molecular Biology Server •

Molecular Biology

Molecular Biology Gateway •


Amphibian Biology & Conservation •

Biology Browser (BIOSIS) & Nomenclature Glossary for Zoology •