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Library resources for Biology students, staff and faculty.

Credo Reference: Your One Stop for Online Reference

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Credo Reference is an online collection of over 670 dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks and guides in all subject areas. Sample titles are:

  • The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century: A Social Justice Hall of Fame
  • 21st Century Economics: A Reference Handbook
  • The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters
  • Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology
  • Musical Terms, Symbols and Theory: An Illustrated Dictionary

Internet Reference Sources

These online dictionaries, databases, encyclopedias and other resources provide background information about biology topics.

Print Reference Sources

Print reference books for biology are available at the Willis Library Services Desk and on the 3rd Floor. Some must be used in the library only. You can do a search in the Discover library catalog for [biology and dictionary] or [biology and encyclopedia] to find them. Please contact Erin O'Toole at if you need assistance.

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