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Biology Subject Guide: Find books & articles

Essential library/internet resources and research support for Biology Students



You can make use of OneSearch, the Library's main discovery tool, to find books of interest to you. Tips for using OneSearch to find books:

  • Filter your results so that only books appear in the results list
  • Limit your search to the subject field to increase the relevance
  • You can search for books in both in English and Chinese


The Library also has a number of e-book collections on life science disciplines:

E-book Platform Subject/Content Download & Print? Allowance

ACS Symposium Series eBooks

Chemistry Yes

• 1 chapter (PDF)

ScienceDirect (ebook) Physical sciences, Life sciences Yes

• Full-title (PDF)

• 1 chapter (PDF, ePub, MobiPocket)

Wiley Online Library (e-books) Multidisciplinary Yes

• 1 chapter (PDF)


Below are some reference books on biological science:

Databases for Physics

 Databases (Scholarly articles & reviews) 

BrowZine - History journals