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Use this guide to find resources for research in the biological sciences.

Biology Databases

Medical Databases

General Databases

Print Journals

The following journals are available in print in the Periodicals Reading Room on the first floor of the library:

  • Fortune
  • National Geographic
  • Smithsonian
  • Science
  • Tennessee Conservationist

Specific Online Journals

Union has biology journals available online. These can be accessed by clicking the "Journals By Title or Subject" link on the library homepage. To search for a specific journal title, simply type the title of the journal in the search bar. If we have access to this journal, options for access will appear under the journal title on the results list.

You can also search for available journal titles by subject. Simply click the subject (biology) you wish to search and journals will populate the results list alphabetically. 

Some of the journals available online include:

  • ACS Chemical Biology
  • Animal Cells and Systems
  • Aquatic Ecology
  • The Biologist
  • Diversity
  • The ISME Journal