BIOL 316 - Plant Biology: Selecting a Topic



Course Textbook: Biology of Plants (QK47 .R25 2005) [2nd, 4th, and 6th editions also available on the 4th floor in the library]

NOTE: The textbook publisher provides supplemental material as well as online quizzes and other study tools for the textbook.

Plant biology titles are located in the call number section for botany that begins with QK located on the 4th floor of the library.

QK1-474.5 General - Including geographical distribution
QK474.8-495 Spermatophyta. Phanerogams
QK494-494.5 Gymnosperms
QK495 Angiosperms
QK504-(638) Cryptogams
QK640-(707) Plant anatomy
QK710-899 Plant physiology
QK900-989 Plant ecology


Annual Review of Plant Biology -- Full text 1996-present


BMC plant biology - an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in all aspects of plant biology, including molecular, cellular, tissue, organ and whole organism research

The open plant science journal - an Open Access online journal, which publishes research articles, reviews and letters in all areas of plant science, including molecular cell biology and genetics; development; growth regulation; photosynthesis; signal transduction; molecular systematics; and pathogen resistance

You can search the library catalog by journal title:

  • Select the optional checkbox to search electronic periodicals only.

NOTE: The Library catalog offers title searching for periodicals, but not for specific articles. For access to periodical articles, search the databases listed on the Library's Databases by Subject page.