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Tips for finding books on biology in the UW Libraries Search
Use UW Libraries Search to find books.
- Keyword - broadest type of search. Type in the keywords that describe your topic, for example: pacific northwest mammals, wildflowers Mount Rainier, bird behavior.
- To limit your search to books, click on 'Books' in the left column, under Resource Type.
- To limit to titles not checked out, click on Available in the Library (at the top of the list)
- To see the most recent titles first, choose Sorted by: Date-newest (at the top of the results list).
- Title - Type in the words of the book title; use quotation marks around the words.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global This link opens in a new window
Index to doctoral dissertations and selected masters theses from 1861 to the present; includes 2 million+ full text dissertations published since 1997.
Books from the library on writing a scientific paper