Adaptation and the Organism

Spring 2014

Listed in: Biology, as BIOL-181; Ethan D. Clotfelter (Section 01)Julia A. Emerson (Section 01)Rachel A. Levin (Section 01)Jill S. Miller (Section 01)

Questions about research in this course? Contact Kristen B. Greenland.

  • Overview
  • Databases


This course guide lists resources that will be useful to you when conducting research for this class.  You can also access the library catalog, the Five Colleges library catalog, Discover, and other general searches by clicking on the "Library Quick Search" bar at the top of the course guide.


For more information about how to appropriately use sources in your work, visit these guides:

The Writing Center's Using Sources Guide

Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison Writer's Handbook on Avoiding Plagiarism

Databases: Find articles, book chapters, e-books

Discover: Start here for books, articles & more
Simultaneously search research databases plus the Five Colleges Libraries Catalog to find full-text articles, books and more.

PubMed (1966 to present)
Premiere biomedical index, includes MEDLINE and links to molecular biology databases.

Web of Science (1984 to present)
Search thousands of journals across the sciences and social sciences and track cited references to locate more recent articles.