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Biomedical & Life Sciences

Library resources for Brown's Program in Biology


Books will provide high-level overviews of a topic, and may be a good place to start familiarizing yourself with a concept. Search for books in our library from the main library page. Some examples are linked below.

Review Articles

Reading a review article is a great way to gain a basic understanding of a topic - and the list of references at the end can help you get started on further research. Below are instructions on how to locate review articles in several databases.

News & Ideas

Finding or narrowing a topic for a paper? Some places to look for ideas: