This guide is designed to help you start your research in marine biodiversity and conservation. Please use the tabs in this guide 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 found under the Encyclopedias & Handbooks tab. Use the Books & E-Books tab for access to the UC Library Search online discovery system, library catalogs, and resources for finding books & other publications on your topics. Use the Journal Article Databases tab to search specialized databases for scholarly articles on your topics. Use EndNote, the free online/web version, to organize your references and format bibliographies for your papers.
For more general oceanography information and some Scripps' related resources, please consult the Oceanography, Earth & Marine Sciences webpage.
Please email me if you have any research questions, or would like to schedule an appointment for a demonstration or explanation of resources in these areas.
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 remotely, off-campus, using VPN, or on campus using wireless.