Welcome to the class page for BIOL 1740: Principles of Biology II Lab! Explore the tabs on this page to find tips and library resources that will help you successfully complete your written assignment. Feel free to contact me via email if you have any questions.
For your writing assignment, you are allowed to pick any BIOL 1740 laboratory topic that interests you. Some of the topics students have to come to me with are algae, fungi, and bacteria. These are extremely broad topics that you will need to narrow down before you search for an article.
Here are some questions to ask yourself to narrow your topic:
Answering the questions above will give you some additional keywords to search with, which will focus your search in journal article databases.
You can also look in the reference books below to narrow your topic to a particular organism or category of organisms.