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Bio Library Resources: Home

Welcome to the University Library!

Use this introductory guide to find top resources and services the Library offers to assist in your biology research. To access our large online collection see our connect from home page. For a more in-depth information on Biology resources visit our Biology Research Guide

Check Out These Top Bio Resources

Top journal databases for Biology 
  • PubMed:
    Index and abstract database covering the fields of "medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.

  • Scopus:
    A very large abstract and index database of research literature and quality web sources covering the science, technology, and medicine (STM), and social sciences.

  • Web of Science Core Collection
    Collection of citation databases, providing abstracts and indexing and cited reference,
    covering topics in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.

e Book collections for Biology
Meet Your Subject Librarian
DeDe Dawson

Contact: 
DeDe.Dawson@usask.ca
306-966-6049

The Biology Research Guide will help students and researchers
find resources in biology, both in the library and beyond.

Check these lists for more information on how the library can help you!

Help Searching the Library:
  • Help me find -- Want to find out how to look for a book, map or article? This page will help you!
  • What search tool to use -- The library has many different tools to search for information, this page will guide in picking the right one.
  • Research Guides -- A list of all of our guides to help in subject specific research.
  • Ask Us a Question -- Chat with a library staff member through instant messaging, text, or email. Chat and text is available Monday - Friday, 9 am to 5 pm.
Library Services:
  • Borrowing -- All you need to know about borrowing from the library!
  • Interlibrary Loans -- Can't find what you need in the University Library? We can get it for you!
  • Ask a librarian -- Need more in-depth subject specific help? Contact and book an appointment with a librarian.
Academic Help:
  • Math and Stats Help -- Person-to-person help for all students in intro level classes with math or stat content.
  • Writing Help -- Person-to-person help at any stage of the writing process for both undergrad and grad students.
  • Study Skills -- Help for undergrads and grads in building learning skills: time management, note taking, presenting, etc. Workshops, one-to-one help and more!
  • Grad Help -- In this guide you will find links to resources that you may find helpful at different times during your graduate studies.
  • Workshops -- We offer a wide variety of workshops September-November and January-April.