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Biological Sciences

A guide for help students and faculty find key resources for the Biological Sciences at the James A. Gibson library.

What's in the Guide?


My name is Ian Gordon and I am the Brock Library Science Librarian. Please browse the attached lists of often used and most popular Library databases, books, e-books, full-text databases, help and selected Internet web resources.

If you need further assistance please book an appointment using the tab on the left side of this page e-mail, phone me at 905 688 5550 ext. 3088 or 3727. 

Typical ways I can help include knowing where to get started, using chemistry resources, finding data, registering to use RACER / Interlibrary Loan, what citation management system works best e.g. Zotero or doing a major paper or thesis and wanting to know how best to find the most important and current research resources.

Most often used resources in this guide include SuperSearchGoogle Scholar, Google BooksWeb of ScienceBrock Biology Ph.D dissertations and M.Sc. theses.