Welcome to the research guide for General Zoology. This guide contains research materials and links to help you make this class a success.
On this page, find course information and a quick list of resources to get you started.
The following can help you start your research.
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- Environment Complete
Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
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Evolution, published for the Society for the Study of Evolution, is the premier publication devoted to the study of organic evolution and the integration of the various fields of science concerned with evolution. The journal presents significant and original results that extend our understanding of evolutionary phenomena and processes.
- Journal of Mammalogy
Summarizes current understanding of the biology of an individual species including systematics, distribution, fossil history, genetics, anatomy, physiology, behavior, ecology, and conservation.
- Evolution of the Vertebrates byCall Number: 566 C671e4ISBN: 9780471850748Publication Date:
An investigation of the evolution of backboned animals (vertebrates), now appearing in its fourth edition. Traces the history of each major vertebrate group from its origin to its extinction or the emergence of the next, more advanced group.
- Exploring Animal Behavior in Laboratory and Field byCall Number: eBookISBN: 9780080506197Publication Date:
Exploring Animal Behavior in Laboratory and Field is designed to provide a variety of exercises that engage students actively in all phases of scientific investigation, from formulating research questions through interpreting and presenting final results.
Natural Science at Northwestern
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- School of Arts & Sciences
The departments within the school offer a total of fifteen majors and twenty minors at the undergraduate level and a master of arts in American studies at the graduate level.
- Department of Natural Science
The Department of Natural Science at NWOSU offers coursework in biology, chemistry, and physics with several NCA-accredited major and minor degree programs to choose from.
Biology is the study of life.
NWOSU offers a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and provides traditional training in classroom and laboratory studies.
- Physics Minor
NWOSU offers a minor in physics and a physics education pathway.