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Biological Sciences: Books and Journals

Books and Journals

stack of booksLooking for a book?   

Go to the library catalogue  and search by title, author, or keywords.

Is the at another site or  book out on loan? - Place a hold

Is the book not held by the library at all? - Use the Inter library loan service to borrow it from another library

Recommend a book? - Contact your Academic Engagement Librarian if you would like to recommend a book we should buy for the library.

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The Encyclopedia of Life Sciences features over  5,000 specially commissioned, peer-reviewed and citeable articles in the life sciences and is an essential resource for students.

pile of magazines

Looking for an online journal?        Search for the title of the journal in Delphis

Looking for articles or information on a topic?  Try using Delphis to find articles on any topic. You will find things that the library has and may not have. Look for the Full Text Finder icon Full Text Finderto find out if we have access to the article. Contact the Interlibrary Loan service to see if you can get the resource that the library does not own.

How to evaluate information:  This activity will provide you with help in searching and identifying "good" information.

 computer with extension cord to the world  Not on campus? Use SVE:  Very few of our resources are freely available to any web user. If you're at home, the easiest way around this problem is to sign into the University's SVE service.  Alternatively, some resources may have an "institutional" or "Shibboleth" login option. Use this and log in with your University username and password.