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Biology Subject Guide: Reference

Dictionaries

Subject-specific dictionaries provide specialized definitions in a particular area. 

Review Articles

Finding a literature review for your specific topic can provide a weatlh of background information as well as a large bibliography for further reading.

Handbooks and Manuals

Handbooks and manuals provide current examples of protocols and techniques.  Some use step-by-step examples and/or ready reference information.

Encyclopedias