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Biological Sciences   Tags: biology  

Last Updated: Jul 7, 2014 URL: Print Guide

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  • Get help with research

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  • MHC Biological Sciences Faculty publications
  • Sample searches
  • Sources used by other Biological Sciences students

Getting Help from Sarah

The library offers a team of specialists to help you with your research.Hi, I'm Sarah Oelker, the specialist for research in Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Neuroscience and Behavior, and Physics.

Contact Info:

Room 421 Williston Library (off the Reading Room)

Email or call (x2095) for help!

After Hours? Request an research appointment via online form


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