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Biology Subject Research Guide

Key Resources in Biology

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Online Reference Books

The list below includes a sample of encyclopedias, dictionaries, manuals and handbooks that are searchable and readable online.  Click on one of the hyperlinks below and then search for one of the suggested titles to read that ebook online. To access these resources from the library's home page instead of this libguide, follow these steps:

  • click here for eBook and here for online journals
  • select the appropriate resource
  • log in with the user name and password that you use for your Saint Leo email
  • search for a specific title or topic

Google Books

Google Book Search

Can't find the perfect eBook within these resources? Try Google Books! Google Books allows you to for search eBooks (and print books) across the Internet. Use this Search box to get started. Note that clicking the "Search" button may load your search results in a new tab or window depending on your browser configuration settings.