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Overview of resources in support of biology and life sciences at LSC-University Park.

General Biology

Critically evaluate the information you find on the Internet. Consider the 5 W's:

  • Who wrote the web pages and are they an authority?
  • What is the purpose of the site? Look to the domain for a clue about purpose (.gov,.com, .edu)
  • When was the site created and updated? Current?
  • Where does the information come from? (publisher or sponsor)
  • Why is this information useful - is it relevant to my research?

The web sites listed below have been evaluated based on the above criteria. When you explore the web, do the same careful review.

Online Magazines & Blogs