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Greetings Biology graduate students
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Off-Campus Access & Wireless
Most of the resources listed on this guide have been licensed by the UC San Diego Library. Off-campus access, as well as on-campus wifi access, is restricted to UC San Diego students, faculty and staff. Follow the links below to enable access on campus using your laptop, or off-campus access using VPN.
About This Guide
This guide is designed to help you start your research in biology and related biological sciences. Use the tabs above to discover and link to great resources that the UC San Diego Library is providing for your research.
You may want to start by looking at the basic information in the box below, and then click on the Encyclopedias & Handbooks (tab above) for easy access to authoritative sources for background and general information; move on to more detailed information by using the Find Books & eBooks, Find Journal Articles, or Methods & Protocols, sections.
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Things you should know before you get started with your research
Roger: The UC San Diego Library Catalog
Search the catalog to find out what books and journal titles the UCSD Library owns. The catalog will provide information about where to find the material and links to e-books, e-journals and other online resources.
My Library Account
Renew your checked-out items, request items to be put on hold, recall items that are checked out by another user, and transfer books from one library building to another one that is closer to you. Create a PIN to get started. .
Creating your PIN
Create a PIN (password) to use My Library Account services.
Use any of our Ask-a-Librarian services including 24/7 chat, or fill out the Consultation form and it will be forwarded to me.