Research Guides


Upcoming Library Workshops

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2024 11-noon: Accessing databases and library resources from off campus. Register here

Monday, Feb 26, 2024 6-7pm: Using Zotero for automatic citation management. Register here

Monday, March 11, 2024 2-3pm: Advanced Web of Science searching. Register here

Monday, April 1, 2024 11-noon: Open Access publishing and searching. Register here

Monday, April 29, 2024 2-3pm: Avoiding predatory publishers and evaluating journals. Register here


All workshops take place over Zoom, and registration is required. These events are aimed at scientists, but are open to anyone. If you have any questions, please contact Mason Brown .

Library Workshops

calendarCheck the library calendar for upcoming workshops about library research and scholarly publishing.

Using the Biology Research Guide

This guide provides you with easy access to biology and related resources. Use the tabs near the top of the page to go to the relevant section. Please visit the reference desk, use the Ask-a-Librarian service, or contact Mason Brown if you need further assistance.

  • To search for journal articles, select the Articles tab
  • To search for print and electronic books, select the Books tab
  • To search for dissertations, select the Dissertations tab
  • For information on bibliographic citation styles and citation managers such as Zotero and RefWorks, select the Citing Sources tab
  • For information on grants and fellowship opportunities, select the Funding tab
  • For information about science resources at other CUNY libraries, select the Science Resources @ CUNY Libraries tab

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