Macdonald DeWitt Library at SUNY Ulster

Biology: Getting Started

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Where do I start?

Resources in our print and online Reference collections, such as subject encyclopedias, are great starting points for your research. They offer concise overviews of a topic, summaries of key research, and often a bibliography which can serve as a starting list of sources for your project. 

Sample Online Reference Sources

Useful Print Reference Sources

Selection of Books in the Library's General Collection

Article Databases

Catalist- the Library Catalog

Selection of eBooks in the Library's Collection

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