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Biological Sciences




This library guide is designed to support learning, teaching, and research in Biological Sciences. Each tab above is devoted to particular types of resources or support. Click on one to navigate to the different sections and find out more.


Victoria Hopton

Your Subject Librarian

Victoria Hopton







The Library provides access to many specialist resources. This guide will help you navigate through these resources and help you discover high quality academic literature, audio-visual material, databases and more. Students and staff are welcome to email me or book a one-to-one online appointment for help and advice regarding:

  • finding and using information
  • evaluating academic resources
  • researching a topic
  • avoiding plagiarism and referencing correctly


You will get the chance to meet me virtually or in person through the sessions I deliver as part of your course. You can also contact me at any time using the contact details above if you require more in-depth or 1:1 support.

Introduction tutorial

Introduction to the Library


This quick guide introduces the different resources and services available through the library.

Library Search

Search books, journal articles and more provided by the University of Bristol Library

Upcoming training sessions

Our upcoming online workshops and demos can be found on the Library events page.

Alternatively, please contact me if you would like to arrange a 1:1 or group session in person or online.