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Life Sciences Subject Guide

Learn about key library resources for studying life sciences

Library Search

Use Library Search to help you find books, journal articles and other useful resources held at the University of Dundee.

Using Library Search

This video provides a quick introduction on how to use Library Search to locate books and articles available to you via the Library. 

Inter-library loans

You can apply for a free inter-library loan (ILL) when you need a book, journal or journal article not held in our collection. We will do our best to source it from another library on your behalf. 

shelf of colourful books

Key University Archive Resources in Life Sciences

Primary source material is a valuable resource for subjects across the University, including all branches of Life Sciences. Dating from the mid-20th century, collections include University records, photographic material and staff papers. 

You can find items of interest by searching our archives and collections online catalogue

To find out more about the Archive go to www.dundee.ac.uk/archives and email archives@dundee.ac.uk with your questions.

A photographic image of someone using an electron microscope.