At a glance

Falconer Biology Library


These interactive guides and tutorials will help you use key resources for biology.


Tutorials (from Thomson Reuters)


Author search (from NCBI)

Author and subject search (from NCBI)

Simple subject search (from NCBI)

Journal search (from NCBI)


Tutorial (from RefWorks)

Stanford University Libraries

Searching for journals in SearchWorks (from Falconer Biology Library, 2min 32sec)

Searching for ejournals at Stanford University Libraries (from Falconer Biology Library, 2min 58sec)

Web of Science (BIOSIS Citation Index, CAB Abstracts, Zoological Record)

Various online training modules (from Thomson Reuters)

Search tips (from Thomson Reuters)

How to refine and analyze search results (from Thomson Reuters)

How to do a cited reference search (from Thomson Reuters)