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Welcome to the research guide for Biotechnology! On this page you will find access to biotechnology books, peer-reviewed articles, and multimedia. Check the web resources and help tabs for additional information and research assistance.
Microbial Biotechnology by
Publication Date: 2021-02-01
Introduction to topics at the forefront of the subject that are being applied to probe biological problems, or to address the most pressing issues facing society.
Industrial Biotechnology by
Publication Date: 2019-07-08
Introduction to industrial biotechnology, addressing the applications of biomolecules and living systems in industrial manufacturing of various products.
Environmental Biotechnology Vol. 3 by
Publication Date: 2020-10-02
Information on the effects of pesticides on avian fauna, the impact of microbial ecosystems to solve environmental problems, a detailed review on issues in membrane distillations process, microbial sensor for detection of pollutants, microbial biosurfactants, biotechnological applications of immobilised microalgae as well as a review on Biochar production.
Biotechnology Business - Concept to Delivery by
Publication Date: 2020-02-16
Review of a wide range of product ideas, opportunities and challenges associated with start-ups. Includes discussions of popular molecular targets for biotechnology research in the biotech industry such as attenuated microbes, gene sequences, biomarkers, and the latest advance in the sector, CRISPR.
Lakeland Library Catalog
Search the Lakeland Library catalog for books in our Library:
Some tips for searching the Library catalog:
- Use a Keyword search to find books about a certain topic.
- Use a Title search to find a specific book when you have the title.
- Use the Author search to find books written by a certain author.
- Click the Subjects of useful titles to find books on related subjects. Some relevant subject headings include:
- Once you locate a book, browse the library shelves around it to find additional materials.
Can't find a book on your topic in our library? Search the OhioLINK catalog for books in academic libraries throughout Ohio:
All requests through the OhioLINK Catalog will be halted from March 11 through April 2022 as OhioLINK transitions between delivery providers. Patrons needing print material during this time should work with their libraries to investigate alternate methods and resources. Slower than normal print delivery times are expected through May 2022.
Databases and e-Journals for Peer-Reviewed Articles
BMC Biotechnology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on the manipulation of biological macromolecules or organisms for use in experimental procedures, cellular and tissue engineering or in the pharmaceutical, agricultural biotechnology and allied industries.
Biotechnology Reports is an open access journal that covers all aspects of Biotechnology.
CINAHL with Full-Text
Covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. In addition, this database offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters, as well as Evidence-Based Care Sheet.
Electronic Journal Center
Includes the full text of more than 7000 online research journals covering many subject areas.
MEDLINE with Full-Text
A comprehensive source of full text for medical journals, providing full text for more than 1,370 journals. Medline is the definitive research tool for medical literature. Covers the entire medical field including nursing.
A comprehensive, integrated nursing & allied health portal for practice, education, research, and administration.
Biomedical resources from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. May include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
Academic Search Complete
Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study.
Electronic Theses and Dissertations Center
A free online database of masters' theses and doctoral dissertations from graduate students in participating Ohio colleges and universities.
Index, abstracts and full text of articles on environmental studies.
Films on Demand
Allows users to view streaming videos from more than 20,000+ educational titles in dozens of subject areas. Special features allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, share playlists, personalize folders and manage their entire collection
JoVE Core Biology
Video textbooks for introductory biology courses that can serve as effective primary or supplementary teaching resources. Key concepts are brought to life through high-impact animations and scientist-in-action videos of experiments conducted in laboratory settings.
*Lakeland users have temporary access to this database.
JoVE Biology Lab Manual
Biology lab materials include curriculum-focused video resources that support teaching and learning of commonly taught introductory labs. Three separate videos with step-by-step instructions for each lab experiment illustrate lab preparations for instructors, key theoretical concepts, and a protocol for students.
*Lakeland users have temporary access to this database.
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Megan Mamolen, PhD, MLIS
Librarian, Assistant Professor
Office: Library, C-3051c