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A guide to information resources in Biology.


Michelle Paon
Room 3621, Killam Library, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H8

Phone: 902-494-5198

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ISI Journal Abbreviations

NSIS Student Science Writing Competition

Sponsored by the Nova Scotian Institute of Science, the contest offers a prize of $750 to the winning article written by a graduate student and a prize of $500 to that written by an undergraduate student. The competition is open to all students registered at a university in Nova Scotia.

Key Databases

These databases will help you to identify journal articles, conference proceedings and technical reports related to Biology topics.

Additional Databases

Can't find what you need in the Novanet catalogue? The following databases may assist you in identifying books, government documents and hard-to-find, gray literature. Once you have identified an item of interest, you may wish to order it via Dalhousie's Document Delivery service:

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