The following handbook is recommended for a number of courses in the Dal Biology Dept.:
A Student Handbook for Writing in Biology, 4th ed. by Karin Knisely.
Available on Reserve at the Killam Library Service Point (ground floor lobby) at call number: (Reserve) QH 304 K59 2013.
RefWorks is a software tool that helps you collect and organize references, and makes it easier for you to cite works within your term paper, project or thesis.
The Dalhousie Writing Centre provides guidance to help students to write papers, paraphrase, cite sources and develop their academic writing skills. The services of the Centre are free of charge to Dalhousie students. There are several locations on campus, one of which is in room G40C in the Learning Commons, Killam Library.
You can contact the Centre for quick advice, or you can arrange to meet with a tutor or to sign up for a seminar. The Centre's staff include tutors from a variety of subject backgrounds, including biology.
Contact the Centre at 494-1963, or via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org