From Golden Telescope Research Guides
On the Shelves
- The books are arranged on the shelf by subject. All Science books have a 500 series number and are together on the shelves.
- For example, books on Biomes are together using the call number 577
- Example BIOME books at Regis Jesuit: UXL encyclopedia of biomes, Shrublands,Taiga, Temperate grasslands,Tropical forests,Tropical grasslands.
General Science Databases
- Encyclopedia type science source. Includes Biographies, Science News, Study Center, Image Galleries, Multimedia presentations.
- Periodicals (Current science news), Reference Books, Science Experiments, Videos
- Use the REFERENCE tab for science information
Researching a controversy? Start here
Academic and Scholarly Resources
- Excellent source of scholarly and professional journals.
- Search terms: Use search terms you've collected by using the source above and other reading.
- Use the ACADEMIC JOURNALS tab to narrow your search to academic and scholarly resources.
- NOTE: For first time Off-Campus access CLICK HERE (Requires RJ Website Login).
- Only academic & scholarly books and journals
- US Government sponsored database of reputable medical web resources. May be useful for medical related biology resources.
- Contents: Cell Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Microscopy
- Interactive: Cell Models, Mitosis, Meiosis, Cell Cycle
- Galleries: Cell Gallery, Crystal Gallery
- INTERACTIVE BIOLOGY SIMULATIONS (PhET University of Colorado at Boulder)
- All Sims by Grade Level, Cutting Edge Research, Teacher Ideas & Activities
- MITOSIS & MEIOSIS
- Youtube Video - Dirty Socks: College lecture using socks to demonstrate Mitosis & Meiosis
Evaluation Tools, Citation Tools & Database Passwords
|Web evaluation form||Citing: When and Why||For Home Use|
|Non-web evaluation form||Citation Guides & Citation Creator . . . . .|
|Advanced Evaluation techniques||Writing Guides|
|How to evaluate and select scholarly resources.|