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Biology   Tags: anatomy, biology, genetics, life science  

Bibliography of titles and electronics resources to assist our patrons with biological research
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What is Biology?

Biology is the scientific exploration and study of life. At the highest level, it includes categories based on the type of organism studied: zoology, botany, and microbiology.


Life & Living Organisms

Biology is a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, origin, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy. Biology is a vast subject containing many subdivisions, topics, and disciplines.



                                 Ernst Haeckel'sTree of Life (1879)


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What's in this guide?

Welcome to the research guide for biology. This guide provides links to the most useful databases and resources for identifying and locating information in biology.  Use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate through the pages of this guide.

Find articles search open access for journal articles 

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    Life Science

    Ebola virus life cycle graphic

                      Ebola Virus


    smallpox virus replication picture

             Smallpox Virus Life Cycle




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