This guide will provide you with resources from the Sciences Library to help with your project assignments in BIOL:1411 Foundations of Biology Lab.
Why schedule a research consultation?
If you have trouble finding books or articles, a research consultation with one of our sciences librarians will help you get started and save you time.
How can I set up a research consultation?
To set up a consultation, fill out this web form, or contact one of the sciences librarians by email or phone to set up a meeting. A librarian will meet with you in-person or virtually through Zoom.
What will happen at a research consultation?
The librarian will help you choose which databases, websites, or catalogs to search, help you with identifying keywords, and advise you on advanced search techniques.
Sciences Reference and Outreach Librarian
Phone: (319) 467-0216
Office: 450 VAN
Sciences Reference and Instruction Librarian
Phone: (319) 467-1395
Office: E237 CB
Head, Sciences Library
Phone: (319) 335-3083
Office: Sciences Library
2. You can use our scanner for free to save files to USB or email them.
3. Study comfortably using our booths, carrels, large tables, and computer stations.
4. It’s easy to visit us—you will find us on Iowa Ave on the west side of the Biology Building.
5. Our mascot is a gorilla named Chauncey.