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Biology Research Guide

Articles & Databases

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Biological sciences journals available through the CSUMB Library
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Books at the CSUMB Library 

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Books At Other Libraries

CSUMB students, faculty and staff may use CSU+ Resource Sharing (a service integrated into OneSearch) for ordering books and media held at other CSUs and the ILLiad Interlibrary Loan Request Form to borrow books found using MOBAC regional catalogs, Melvyl, or WorldCat.

Search our online encyclopedias

When beginning research on a topic, these resources can provide excellent overviews for subjects of interest.

Animal science

Beacham's guide to the endangered species in North America


Encyclopedia of marine mammals


Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia

Plant sciences

World of microbiology and immunology