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Welcome! This research guide was created for students in Dr. Eiden's General Biology 2 class.

This guide is a customized resource for this course, which you can refer to as you conduct your research.

Citing your sources correctly is an important component of any research assignment. If you have any questions about research and citations, please feel free to contact me at 

The WCC librarians are holding a series of citation workshops this semester. The dates are posted under the "Citation Help" tab above.

What's in this guide?

The resources on these pages will help you:

  • Formulate a search strategy on your topic
  • Find scholarly articles in the library databases
  • Find biology journals in the library catalog.
  • Find e-Books in the library catalog.
  • Evaluate the sources you have found.
  • Cite your sources properly in APA format to avoid plagiarism
  • Use the Writing Center for help with your drafts.
  • Get additional help
  • Log in from off-campus.

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Additional Biology Research Guides

These research guides were created for the STEM Summer Research Academies. They are an introduction to a selection of materials to help you locate sources on soil, plants, and fungi. The tabs within the guides will direct you to books, databases, websites, organizations, articles, and other resources to get you started on your research.

Lichen Guide from New York Botanical Garden (NYBG)


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