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Resources available online and in the Shaw-Leslie Library to support research and inquiry in Biology and related science courses.

Human Microbiome Project

The Human Microbiome Project (HMP) uses DNA sequencing technologies to analyse microbial communities associated with the human body. 

Human microbiome project

(image from the HMP website)


Free Online Journals

Here are some open access journals that are freely available on the Web.

GALILEO Database Journals

Here are examples of peer-reviewed journals you can find by logging in to GALILEO.