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Biology Research

A guide designed to help students in Biology classes find quality research.


Welcome to this guide on Biology Research!

In this Guide

This guide will help you begin your research in biology through the library's collections and beyond.

Use the tabs to navigate through the following pages of the guide:


  • Biology Databases - Use these library databases to find credible library research.
  • How to Read a Scientific Paper - Follow these steps to understand reading a scientific paper.
  • Evaluating Information - Make sure you take time to evaluate the usefulness of what you find.
  • Avoiding Plagiarism - Verify that you are not plagiarizing other people's work.