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Biological Sciences

Resouces covering the life sciences.

Science Librarian

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Michael Luesebrink, Science Librarian
Lied Library
Las Vegas, NV 89128

Course Guides in the Life Sciences

There are no course guides currently listed. 

About This Guide

The purpose of this guide is to provide tools for finding resources and services that will assist students with writing research papers within the life sciences. It will help you find articles by searching databases and the literature, help you locate data, and learn how to cite sources within the biosciences disciplines when writing your research papers. 

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What is Biology?

Biology encompasses the study of life, of all living things, in all forms. shapes and sizes. It ranges from the study of life at the molecular level, cellular level, organ and tissue level to the behavioral, social and community level. Biology, or the biological sciences, covers a wide range of branch disciplines, covering life at the molecular level to life at the community level. It covers several subdisciplines. 



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