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Environmental Science & Biology

Library resources on biology, ecology, environmental sciences.


This guide will help you find your way through a wide variety of resources on the environmental sciences and biology available through the library and online.

If you have any questions, visit us in the library or contact us using the Research Assistance boxes.

Simple Search Tools

Use these to improve your database and catalog searching.


  • Searches for results with all words
  • smoking AND cancer


  • Searches for results with either search word
  • If combined with AND, words connected by OR need to be in parenthesis
  • Great for synonyms and related concepts: (smoking OR tobacco) AND cancer


  • Combines multiple words into one search term
  • Great for names: "Martin Luther King"