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BIOL SCI 102-6: Evolution of Human Reproduction (Horton): Getting started

This site will act as a hub for research in this course.

Search tools

Library search tool  Searches broadly but with little precision and misses many specialized resources

NUcat The library's catalog. Search for books and journals (but not articles)

Google Scholar Be sure to set "Scholar preferences" to Northwestern

Journal article databases See "Subject Guides" for databases by discipline

Finding books

Use NUcat, Northwestern University Library's catalog, to find books, documents, video, sound recordings, and other items across both the Evanston and Chicago campus libraries of Northwestern University.

Search examples:

   Keyword search:   darwin and evolution
                                     darwin and (primat? or ape?)  

   Subject Heading browse:   Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
                                                     Evolution (Biology)
                                                     Natural Selection

Subject Guide

Steven Adams
Steven Adams
Life Sciences Librarian
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