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Lehigh University Libraries - Library Guides

Biology

Video Tutorial: Background Information

This video tutorial  for undergraduate use discusses the role of "background information" in library research. This was done for a summer institute about data. It makes some points that are relevant to any subject area.  

Reference/Background Info Sources


Elsevier Reference Works (and books)

There are various ways to search this extensive collection:

  • Click here. You can refine by Domain on the left, or click on the Advanced Search link (center near top)
  • Click here for journal/book searching
  • Use see the Topic Pages:

Magazines, Journals and Newspapers 

(Partial listing--see A to Z Database list and library catalog.)

Books/Ebooks

See the book/ebooks section of this guide.