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Biological Sciences: Books & Journals

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Browsing in the Stacks

Books for Biology are located in the Q call number area on the second floor of the Morris Library.  The following list can help guide you to different topics.

QH Natural history - Biology
QK Botany
QL Zoology
QM Human anatomy
QP Physiology
QR Microbiology

By following the alphanumberic system of the Library of Congress Classification scheme (see outline), books on similar subjects are kept together on the shelves.

Top Journals

Top journals according to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) indicators (read more here).



Nature Biotechnology

Systematic Biology

Annual Review of Biophysics

Genome Biology


E-Book Collections

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Journal collections

The University of Delaware Library provides access to thousands of e-journals. Click on the links below to find e-journals related to biological sciences.

Electronic Journals for Biology

Electronic Journals for Biotechnology

Electronic Journals for Agriculture

Electronic Journals for Chemistry

Electronic Journals for Environmental Sciences

Other e-journals of interest may be found at the Library's main E-Journals page,

Most titles can be accessed from off campus by current UD faculty, staff, and students. You may be prompted for your UDelNetID and password.

If the Library does not have the issues you need in electronic format, search for the journal title in DELCAT or WorldCat Local to see if they are available in print. Use the call number provided to find the issues in the Library.

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