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A guide to information resources in Biology.


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

Can't find what you need? The two databases at the top of this list may assist you in identifying books, government documents, technical reports, 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.

How to Use Databases

These libcasts have an audio component, so enable sound on your computer and/or use your earphones to hear the content while you watch.

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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.