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Biology Resources

The Biology Project, from the University of Arizona. Contains extensive sections on biochemistry, cell biology, developmental biology, human biology, Mendelian genetics, immunology, and molecular biology. There is a hyperlink to the same material in Spanish.

PubMed Central While current offerings at the site are modest, PubMed Central promises to become a major resource for scholars and professionals in the life sciences.

A Hypermedia Glossary of Genetic Terms, created and maintained by Dr. Birgid Schlindwein of the Weihenstephan Information and Documentation Centre, this hyperlinked resource defines nearly 600 genetic terms.

DNA From the Beginning the world's first online, animated genetics primer—that takes a person from basic concepts of inheritance through up-to-the minute methods of DNA analysis.

BiologyThe Biological Resources Discipline (BRD) of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) works with others to provide the scientific understanding and technologies needed to support the sound management and conservation of our Nation's biological resources.

Kimball's Biology Pages, an adaptation of the sixth edition of Professor Emeritus John W. Kimball's Biology,a dictionary specializing in cell and molecular biology.

Hot Biology Websites A repository of free hands-on laboratory instruction.This site has tutorials and activities in may areas of Biology including Biochemistry.

NanoWorld, The Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis is an interdisciplinary research and service facility dedicated to an understanding of the structure and composition of all materials at atomic, molecular, cellular and macromolecular scales.

The Microbiology Network, a communication resource for microbiology and biotechnology professionals.

InnerBody, Human Anatomy On-line, an interactive environment with over one hundred images, and animations.

Gray's Anatomy (1918) from Bartleby.com The classic is given a new feel, with its 1,247 illustrations ("many in color and unchanged since the first edition of 1859") rendered in multiple resolutions, and its 13,000 entries presented in an encyclopedic subject index with links to their respective pages and illustrations in the text.

Dynamic Development This site, created by Dr. Leon W. Browder at the University of Calgary, Canada, is a Modular Resource to Facilitate Learning in Developmental Biology. From gametogenesis to genetic regulation of development, each subject heading is fully explained, followed by associated graphics and suggested readings.

HistoWeb, a treasury of images, put together by two med students at the University of Kansas.

BugGuide.net an online community of naturalists who enjoy learning about and sharing observations of insects, spiders, and other related creatures.

Access Excellence @ the National Health Museum The site for Bioscience Teachers & Learners.

BioBook, created by Dr. Michael J. Farabee of Estrella Mountain Community College in Arizona. Topics include chemistry, cellular biology, genetics, thermodynamics, protein synthesis, plants and structure, animal organ systems (integumentary, respiratory, etc.), evolutionary theory, and biological diversity, among others.

The Interactive Fly A cyberspace guide to Drosophila development and metazoan evolution.

Online Biology Book, hosted by Estrella Mountain Community College in Arizona, and written and maintained by Michael J. Farabee, PhD.

Tree of Life, from University of Arizona--phylogeny and biodiversity (a graphically rich page).

Internet Biodiversity Service This Internet Biodiversity Service gives you access to information about biological systematics, ecology and evolution and enables you to analyse your selections.

eNature.com , online searchable field guides to over 4,800 plant and animal species.

Smithsonian Catalog of Botanical Illustrations, maintained by the National Museum of Natural History.

Resources in Microbiology and Virology, from AcademicInfo, an online education resource center with extensive subject guides, founded in 1998 by Mike Madin, a librarian coordinator, currently maintained by multiple contributors.

Integrated Human Gene Map, with accompanying explanatory article from Science Online.

Primer on Molecular Genetics, by Denise Casey of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

The Cephalopod Page created and maintained by Dr. James B. Wood a faculty member of the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences.

CMS Molecular Biology Resource, from University of Nebraska, "a compendium of electronic and Internet-accessible tools and resources for molecular biology, biotechnology, molecular evolution, biochemistry, and biomolecular modeling."

Immunoassay Animations, from Glasgow University.

The Electronic Zoo, links to resources on animals--from arthropods to anthropoids--from Washington University, St. Louis.

National Center for Biotechnology Information , The National Center for Biotechnology Information advances science and health by providing access to biomedical and genomic information.

The Whole Frog Project, dissecting a frog online!

Anatomy Modules.

Anatomy Atlases.

Anatomy and Physiology Links from Santa Monica College.

Anatomy and Physiology Links from Prince George’s Community College.

Medline Plus.

Web Anatomy.


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Updated 22 Dec 2011