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BSC1011C - Empirical Research: Books

Learn to locate and identify scholarly research for Biology 1101

Finding Books

To access the library catalog, log into your Atlas account and click the "Search the Library" link on the left side of the "Courses" tab. The library catalog will open in a new window. From this page, do a simple keyword search, or click "Advanced Search" for more options. 

Browsing Guide

If you prefer to visit the Osceola Library and browse the shelves for books on your artist or the art movement they belong to, 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

Your Assignment

Though your assignment requires finding peer-reviewed journal articles, book sources may help you find a topic, or even be helpful in developing some background information about your chosen topic. Some suggested titles can be found below. If you wish to find other books about your specific topic, try the book search to the left by clicking the red "LINCC Catalog" box.

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