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A research guide for biology students that includes related databases, websites, and journals.

Biology Databases

Tools for Finding Articles

Searching for an article?

  • Try the databases. Many have full-text articles.

Found a good article in a database and it's not full text?

  • Click on  find it to see if St. Kate's has the article in another database or in print.

Have a citation and want to find the article?

  • Use LibSearch to search for the title of the article or the journal title.

For more assistance, contact a librarian.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar offers a wealth of full text articles and books on your topic. When using Google scholar from offsite, make sure you add the St. Catherine University library in the SCHOLAR PREFERENCES link, so that you have additional  instant access to the articles that the University subscribes to. Without indicating this preference, you will oftentimes have to purchase the article through the publisher.

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