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BSC 1010H (Sage): Print/Ebooks

This is a guide to help students find original research articles in biology using PubMed.

Browsing Guide

The Valencia Libraries are closed due to COVID-19. Once the Valencia Libraries reopen, you can visit the Osceola Library and browse the shelves for books on various biological concepts. You can look under the following call numbers in both the reference and circulating collections.


Q -- Science

QH -- Natural History (Biology)

QH1-278.5 -- General, Natural History

QH301-705.5 -- General, Biology

QH359-425 -- Evolution

QH426-470 -- Genetics

QH471-489 -- Reproduction

QH501-531 -- Life

QH540-549.5 -- Ecology

QH573-671 -- Cytology

QH705-705.5 -- Economic Biology

QK -- Botany

QK1-474.5 -- General, Botany

QK474.8-495 -- Spermatophyta; Phanerogams

QK494-494.5 -- Gymnosperms

QK495 -- Angiosperms

QK504-638 -- Cryptogams

QK640-707 -- Plant anatomy

QK710-899 -- Plant physiology

QK900-989 -- Plant ecology

QL -- Zoology

QL1-355 -- General, Zoology

QL360-599.82 -- Invertebrates

QL461-599.82 -- Insects

QL605-739.8 -- Chordates; Vertebrates

QL614-639.8 -- Fishes

QL640-669.3 -- Reptiles and amphibians

QL671-699 -- Birds

QL700-739.8 -- Mammals

QL750-795 -- Animal behavior

QL791-795 -- Stories and anecdotes, Animal Behavior

QL799-799.5 -- Morphology

QL801-950.9 -- Anatomy

QL951-991 -- Embryology

Accessing eBooks

There are two ways to search for eBooks at the Valencia College Libraries:

1) Log into your Atlas account by clicking the icon below, and click the "Search the Library" link in the upper left corner of the "My Atlas" tab

2) Visit the library catalog without logging in by clicking the search button below

There are benefits to accessing the catalog through Atlas. You will not have to provide additional access information. You may be required to enter a Borrower ID (Valencia ID including the V) and PIN (last 4 digits of your VID).  The link above will grant you access to the catalog in the event of an Atlas outage.

Finding eBooks

To search for eBooks, click on the eBooks tab to see what is available on the coronavirus.


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Karene Best
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