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Beginning this summer and throughout the fall semester, we are working to upgrade the research experience by making ongoing improvements to our Research Guides.
You may encounter changes in the look and feel of the Research Guides website along with structural changes to our existing guides.
If you have any questions or concerns about this process
please let us know
Encyclopedia of Life
Global access to knowledge about life on Earth.
A web site with information and images on various forms of life, including text, photos, statistics, glossary, podcasts and more.
FAU Department of Biological Sciences
Contains links to news, events, programs, and the curriculum for the Department of Biological Sciences.
Open access journal covering biology at the molecular and cellular level from Royal Society.
The Biology Project
This web site, sponsored by the University of Arizona, provides explanations of various biological science topics such as biochemistry, cell biology, developmental biology, and others.
VADLO - Life Science Search Engine
VADLO allows scientists to search within four unique categories: Protocols, Products, Powerpoints, and Bioinformatics.
Search VADLO for techniques, recipes and commercial kits for genomics and SNP genotyping experiments, and more.
Features recorded talks and speakers on various topics within biology. It's like TED Talks but for biological sciences!
Bioinformatics Web Development
A free beginner’s web development course for biological sciences and bioinformatics students.
This is a place to learn, share, and participate in DIYBio and biohacking. Set up a lab. Read the latest publications. Ask questions. Get started.
Guide to Science Information Resources
What is peer review, and why is it a big deal for research? What about journals and why are they important? Take a look at the Guide to Science Information Sources and get these questions answered!