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Welcome to the Biology subject guide. Although it is not comprehensive, it will point you to the most useful databases, journals, books and reference sources, and online information. It will assist you in both basic and advanced research. Updating is done periodically so keep an eye out for information about new resources and search tips.
Looking for Books? You can find books by using our online catalog or you may want to browse the shelf. Print books are located in the "Q" section on the third floor of Blakley Library. Below is a high level view of the classification system. Click here for more details.
- QH - Natural History & Biology
- QK - Botany
- QL - Zoology
- QM - Human Anatomy
- QP - Physiology
- QR - Microbiology
Refer to selected books (online or in print). These may be located in the Reference section(first floor to the left of circulation), or available electronically. Reference books use the same Call Numbers as the circulating books listed above and must be used within the Library.
Delve into our Databases for articles.
- Specialized databases have a high subject content
- Related general databases contain multiple disciplines in varying measures
Explore Journals: Journal titles can be searched for in the Online Catalog or by using Full-Text Journal Search.
Surf on over to these Internet Resources for a change of pace.
Shelf Browsing by Subject Classification
QH1-278.5 Natural history (General)
QH1-(199.5) General Including nature conservation, geographical distribution
QH301-705.5 Biology (General)
QH705-705.5 Economic biology
QK1-474.5 General Including geographical distribution
QK474.8-495 Spermatophyta. Phanerogams
QK640-(707) Plant anatomy
QK710-899 Plant physiology
QK900-989 Plant ecology
QL1-355 General Including geographical distribution
QL605-739.8 Chordates. Vertebrates
QL640-669.3 Reptiles and amphibians
QL750-795 Animal behavior
QL791-795 Stories and anecdotes
QM1-695 Human anatomy
QM531-549 Regional anatomy
QM550-577.8 Human and comparative histology
QM601-695 Human embryology
QP1-345 General Including influence of the environment
QP351-495 Neurophysiology and neuropsychology
QP501-801 Animal biochemistry
QP(901)-(981) Experimental pharmacology
QR100-130 Microbial ecology
QR171 Microorganisms in the animal body
This guide is created by Melissa Randall and licensed by University of Dallas Cowan-Blakley Memorial Library under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.
You may reproduce any part of it for noncommercial purposes as long as credit is included. I encourage you to license your derivative works under Creative Commons as well to encourage sharing and reuse of educational materials.
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