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Biology Virtual Library Homepage
A specialized Biosciences Easy Search bar allows you to find a variety of resources available through the University Library. This search tool only pulls from sources relevant to biosciences.
Access the general University of Illinois' Easy Search Function.
A to Z Databases
Search for databases alphabetically, by subject, type, or even vendor!
Journal and Article Locator
Have the name of a specific journal or article you want? Fill out this form and see if we have it!
Find Background Info
Given a topic but don't know anything? Have a general idea but want to see where it leads? You may need an encyclopedia!
Provides access to a collection of aggregated and integrated reference books from high-quality publishers.
Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
An online resource to explore life sciences. The resource is updated monthly and all articles are peer-reviewed.
Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Entomology.
Kelli Trei, Biology Librarian