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Biology workshops

LSS2000: Tools for your Biological Sciences Research for Year 2 Students
Date-Time: 13 February 2018, 12 to 2 pm
Venue: Science Library Training Room on Level 6

Open to: All Students 
Admission: Registration is needed for entry and Click Here to Register
Event Details

This tutorial is specifically tailored for all Year 2 Biological Sciences students.

You will find that the essential literature & research skills learnt during the tutorial will be directly applicable to the essay and report writing assignments. Furthermore, these skills will surely accompany you throughout your undergraduate career. Don't hesitate and sign up now!

Prior to the workshop, please sign up for a Mendeley account and bring along your laptop with Mendeley Desktop installed. For instructions on registration and installation, refer to

For enquiries or more information, please contact Mak Jie Ying at 6516 2509 or email


  The purpose of this guide is to recommend article databases, books and other materials for conducting research in the Life Sciences.  Click on the tabs at the top of the page, or the menu below to navigate among the sections of this guide to discover useful resources for research across disciplines such as: molecular and cellular biology, genetics, microbiology, evolutionary biology, ecology and more.  Need help?  Ask a Librarian!


  • Articles/Databases - major databases for finding articles across different disciplines within the life sciences
  • Books - search for books on your topic, and connect with major reference works like encyclopedias, handbooks and dictionaries
  • Taxonomic Guides - sources to help locate taxonomic/scientific names as well as citations to publications which describe, identify, classify, or name organisms
  • Methods & Protocols - online resources for finding laboratory protocols and best practice, usually link to peer-reviewed articles
  • Citations/Citing - tools for managing citations, resources for APA, MLA, Chicago and more

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