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Introduction to Biology, Human Ecology, Microbiology, & Zoology


This guide will help you locate sources for Biology classes, including Intro, Human Ecology, Microbiology, and Zoology.

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Research Papers for Biological Sciences

A research paper that reports on the results of original scientific inquiry, laboratory outcomes, or field investigations is formatted slightly different than a traditional secondary research paper written for English classes.  These guidelines and headings are for writing original research and might be modified for more traditional research papers in the Biological Sciences.  Always refer to your assignment for specific formatting rules.

  1. Title (Including Subtitle)
  2. Author(s)
  3. Abstract
  4. Introduction
  5. Literature Review
  6. Materials and Methods
  7. Results
  8. Tables/Graphs/Datasets
  9. Discussion
  10. References (Sources Cited)


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If you are a student or faculty member who would like one-on-one help with a reference librarian, contact Katie Meyer (270) 706-8443 or Laurie MacKellar (270) 706-8439 to set up a research appointment.