BIOLOGY: A GUIDE TO INFORMATION RESOURCES

Find Books

KC/Wright State and Affiliates Catalog
Search for books, videos and other materials in the library collection.

Useful LC SUBJECT HEADINGS for this topic:

Acid-base imbalances
Adaptation
Anatomy
Biochemistry
Biodiversity
Body fluid disorders
Body fluids
Cardiovascular system
Cell death
Cell interaction
Cell metabolism
Cell nuclei
Cell organelles
Cells
Central nervous system
Chromosome replication
Chromosomes
Cytology
Digestive organs
DNA replication
  Ecology
Electrolytes
Eukaryotic cells
Evolution (biology)
Excitation (physiology)
Gene mapping
Generative organs
Genes
Genetic recombination
Genetic regulation
Genetic transcription
Genetic translation
Genetics
Genomics
Golgi apparatus
Histology
Human anatomy
Human biology
Human molecular genetics
Human physiology
  Human reproduction
Immune system
Lymphatics
Metabolism
Mitochondria
Molecular biology
Molecular cloning
Molecular genetics
Nervous system
Neural circuitry
Neural networks
Neurobiology
Neurons
Physiology
Prokaryotes
Respiratory organs
Sense and sensation
Urinary organs
Water-electrolyte balance
Water-electrolyte imbalances

Useful Useful LC CALL NUMBERS on this subject:

 
  QH301-705.5   Biology (General)
  QH359-425   Evolution
  QH426-470   Genetics
  QH471-489   Reproduction
  QH501-531   Life
  QH540-549.5   Ecology
  QH573-671   Cytology
  QP1-981   Physiology

Useful NLM CALL NUMBERS on this subject:

  QS Human Anatomy
  QT Physiology
  QU Biochemistry. Cell Biology. Genetics

OhioLINK Central Catalog

Search the holdings of all OhioLINK member libraries. Materials listed as available may be requested for delivery to the Kettering College Library. Allow 2-3 business days for delivery.
 

Digital Media

Only current KC students, faculty and staff are able to access the library resources on this guide from off-campus. When accessing library resources from off-campus, a login screen will display.
Students: enter your Student Portal user name and password.
Faculty and staff: enter your network user name and password.
 
 

Anatomy & Physiology Online
Provides 19 comprehensive modules on the human body encompassing Primal's award winning 3D anatomy and new integrated physiology content. Maximum 10 concurrent users. Click Login to access the menu of modules.

 
  BioMedia Associates 
Provides access to learning programs in the biological sciences.

Reference Resources

E-book   Body Systems
E-book   The Brain: Big Bangs, Behaviors and Beliefs
E-book   Encyclopedia of the Human Body Systems
R QH427 .E53 2004   Encyclopedia Of Genetics
R QH427 .K55 2006   A Dictionary Of Genetics
R QH 427 R314e 2003   Encyclopedic Dictionary Of Genetics, Genomics, And Proteomics
R QH427 .W58 2001   An A to Z of DNA Science: What Scientists Mean When They Talk About Genes and Genomes
R QH575 .F33 2003   The Facts On File Dictionary Of Cell And Molecular Biology
R QP11 .E53 1997   Encyclopedia Of Human Biology
R QS 4 D762g 2010   Gray's Anatomy For Students
R QS 4 G784 2008   Gray's Anatomy : The Anatomical Basis Of Clinical Practice
R QS 13 W985e 2008   The Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders and Birth Defects
R QS 17 A88106 2009   Atlas of Anatomy : Latin Nomenclature
R QS 17 N474a 2011   Atlas of Human Anatomy
R QS 17 P575 2004   Photographic Atlas of The Body
R QU13 .Si64 2010   Dictionary of DNA and Genome Technology
R QU 15 P985e 2002   The Enzyme Reference: A Comprehensive Guidebook To Enzyme Nomenclature, Reactions and Methods
R QU 16 H2363 2010   Handbook of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

FIND ARTICLES

Only current KC students, faculty and staff are able to access the library resources on this guide from off-campus. When accessing library resources from off-campus, a login screen will display.
Students: enter your Student Portal user name and password.
Faculty and staff: enter your network user name and password.
 
 

PERIODICAL INDEXES/DATABASES  

Academic Search Complete 
Provides full text for more than 3,430 scholarly publications covering a wide variety of academic areas of study
 
BIOSIS
Although focuses primarily on the biological sciences, BIOSIS is an excellent resource for articles on biochemistry
 
MEDLINE
International index to journals in biomedical sciences
 
PubMed
Provides access to Medline and also a number of other biomedically related datebases including some on genes and genetics
 
Science Citation Index Expanded
A multidisciplinary database covering the journal literature of the sciences
 
Science Direct
Provides access to full text articles from selected titles in the Elsevier journal collection.
 

Periodicals available in the KC library

  • Popular Science
  • Scientific American
  • Science

Biology periodicals available through the Electronic Journal Center (EJC)
The Electronic Journal Center provides full-text access to a core collection of scholarly journals in biology. Click the link for the collection you want to access.


INTERNET RESOURCES ON THIS TOPIC
Below are some related sites on the World Wide Web:

Anatomy and Physiology Interactivities
http://nhscience.lonestar.edu/biol/ap1int.htm
Provides links to animations, movies, and interactive tutorials on a wide variety of topics in anatomy and physiology

 

BioChem Web
http://biochemweb.org/
A guide to major online resources in biochemistry, molecular and cell biology and related fields

 

Human Anatomy Tutorials
http://www.gwc.maricopa.edu/home_pages/crimando/Tutorial_Big.htm
Online human anatomy tutorials by system from Gateway Community College

 

Scritable
http://www.nature.com/scitable
A free online science library from the publishers of Nature with a focus on cell biology and genetics.

 

Howard Hughes Medical Institute BioInteractive
http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/index.html
Provides access to lectures, animations, videos, a virtual lab and more in the biosciences.

 

Cengage Biology Websites
http://www.cengage.com/biology/discipline_content/biology_websites.htm
A menu of links to publically accessible websites on a wide spectrum of biology topics from Cengage Learning.

 

netAnatomy
http://proxy.kc.edu/login?url=http://www.netanatomy.com/
An interactive online tutorial for sectional anatomy.