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BIO 203: Human Form & Function: Starting Points

Background Information

Sources that teach you more about a topic:

  • Specialized encyclopedias 
  • Textbooks / Introductory Books
  • Lab Manual
  • Review articles in journals  (also known as "secondary" articles)

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Research Literature

In the sciences and medicine, the research literature includes:

  • Research articles in journals (also known as "primary" articles)
  • Papers presented at professional conferences and meetings | 503.943.7111 or 800.841.8261 | 5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, OR 97203-5798
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