Skip to main content

Biology: Home

This biology research guide will help you find resources within the library and in databases, and how to cite using MLA, APA, or Chicago.

Information

This Biology research guide will firstly highlight the reference materials that can provide students with background information on a topic/theory/idea/ and terms. Then, it will teach you how to search for books, ebooks, articles, and cite in MLA, APA, and Chicago styles by clicking on the designated labeled tab.

Biology Guide Navigation

Helpful Links

  • MLK Jr Library
  • The library homepage contains current library hours
  • Campus Map
  • Map of the library's location and extension numbers for LACC departments
  • Wifi Access
  • Steps to connect to campus wifi

Online Reference

Search eBooks

Textbooks

The library carries copies of many of the textbooks needed for your classes. Textbooks are available for 2-hour checkout, 7-day checkout, and in some cases 28-day checkout (check with your professor if they accept earlier editions). Search the catalog below for availability. 

Search for Textbooks in the Library Catalog:

Advanced Search

The 2-hour and 7-day versions are available at the circulation desk on the first floor. The 28-day checkout copies are available in the stacks (2nd and 3rd floor of the library, depending on the call number). If you have any questions, check in with the Librarian at the reference desk!

Main Site Navigation

Contact Us:
Library (323) 953-4000 ext: 2400 * Reference (323) 953-4000 ext: 2406 * Circulation/Periodicals (323) 953-4000 ext: 2395
mlklibrary@lacitycollege.edu