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BIOL190: Writing and Research Skills for Biologists: Finding the Resources

Types of Resources

      Books/Non-Expert Reviews                                              Review Articles                                    Primary Papers/Original Research

Search the Standish Library Catalog


Some Non-expert Review sources

Annual Reviews

Journals A to Z

Search for a specific journal, newspaper, or magazine title

Not sure of the title?
  Browse publications by discipline

Request an item from another library

ConnectNY - is a group of libraries within New York State whose members have created a combined catalog of their collections.

Interlibrary Loan  - Tipasa is the electronic system you use to request an item through Interlibrary Loan. 

Resources for Zebrafish and C. elegans

Databases available

Remember: These databases will contain both review papers and primary papers.  Many of the databases will indicate which is which (potentially using varying language to do so) so be aware of the type of resource you are reading.

Search Google Scholar & Link to Full Text @ Siena

Resources from the American Society for Plant Biologists

Book Cover Image for The Molecular Life of Plants This e-book is a great starting point. Three users allowed at one time. The Plant Cell publishes novel research of special significance in plant biology, especially in the areas of cellular biology, molecular biology, genetics, development, and evolution. A journal. Click here to see Siena's access. Plant Physiology ® is an international journal devoted to physiology, biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology, genetics, biophysics, and environmental biology of plants.  Click here to see Siena's access.