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* '''National Biological Information Infrastructure'''\\
http://www.nbii.gov/\\
The National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) is a broad, collaborative program to provide increased access to data and information on the nation's biological resources.\\\

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Materials with these call numbers can be found in the reading room (new books), on the mezzanine, in the reference collection, in the children's room, and in our collection of documentary films.
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Materials with these call numbers can be found in the reading room (new books), on the mezzanine, and in the reference collection. Additional materials can be found in the children's room, and in our collection of documentary films.
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!! Sciences in the Expansive Classification
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!! Finding Science Materials in the Library
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Materials with these call numbers can be found in the reading room (new books), on the mezzanine, and in the reference collection.
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Materials with these call numbers can be found in the reading room (new books), on the mezzanine, in the reference collection, in the children's room, and in our collection of documentary films.
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!! Sciences in the Expansive Classification
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(:feature-box Sciences in the Expansive Classification:)
Forbes Library uses the Cutter Expansive Classification system to order books throughout the library. Under this system you will find books on science shelved under the following call numbers:

||!L ||General Sciences [-including computers and mathematics-] ||
||!M ||Natural Sciences ||
||!N ||Botany ||
||!O - P ||Zoology ||
||!Q ||Medicine ||
||!R ||Technology/Useful Arts [-including invention and patents, agriculture, and home economics-] ||
||!S ||Constructive Arts - Engineering and Building and Transportation ||
||!T ||Handicrafts, Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering ||

Materials with these call numbers can be found in the reading room (new books), on the mezzanine, and in the reference collection.
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!! Finding Articles
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!! Finding Journal Articles and Reference Sources
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Provided by Forbes Library -- requires a 14-digit Forbes Library card to log in.
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[-Provided by Forbes Library -- requires a 14-digit Forbes Library card to log in.-]\\\

* [[Credo Reference -> http://www.credoreference.com/logincard.do?clientid=138]]\\
Credo Reference covers every major subject, including science, with easy access to trusted content from over 70 of the world's leading academic publishers. This aggregate database includes 538 hundred highly-regarded reference titles, and seamless linking to other valuable and trusted information sources to speed your research
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'''ScienceDaily: Latest Science News'''\\
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!! Finding Articles

* '''Science Online''' [-([[library access->http://www.fofweb.com/Direct2.asp?ID=15798&ItemID=WE40]]  |  [[home access -> http://ezcw.ez.cwmars.org:5400/login?url=http://www.fofweb.com/Direct2.asp?ID=15798&ItemID=WE40]])-]\\
Science Online is a complete reference database containing thousands of entries covering animal anatomy, anthropology and archaeology, astronomy and space technology, atomic physics, biochemistry, biology, botany, chemistry, computer science, earth science, environmental science, general science, genetics, health and medicine, human anatomy and physiology, marine science, physics, and weather and climate.\\
Provided through the C/WMARS library network.\\\

* [[Science In Context -> http://libraries.state.ma.us/login?db=SCIC&locid=mlin_w_forbes]]\\
Gale Science in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of today’s most significant science topics. The new solution merges Gale’s authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.\\\

* '''Salem Science''' [-([[library access->http://science.salempress.com/]] | [[home access -> http://science.salempress.com/action/remoteAccessActivation]])-]\\
This suite of databases includes the complete contents of Salem Press's Encyclopedia of Global Resources, Forensic Science, and The Solar System, in a searchable online format.\\
Provided by Forbes Library -- requires a 14-digit Forbes Library card to log in.

!! Science News

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'''ScienceDaily: Latest Science News'''\\
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'''Audubon'''\\
http://www.audubon.org/

'''Cousteau Society'''\\
http://cousteau.org/

'''Discovery'''
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http://dsc.discovery.com/

'''Extreme Science'''\\
http://www.extremescience.com/

'''NASA'''
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http://www.nasa.gov/

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!! Other Good Science Sites

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'''Audubon'''\\
http://www.audubon.org/\\\

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'''Cousteau Society'''\\
http://cousteau.org/\\\

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'''Discovery'''\\
http://dsc.discovery.com/\\\

* '''Extreme Science'''\\

http://www.extremescience.com/\\\

* '''NASA'''\\
http://www.nasa.gov/\\\

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The National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) is a broad, collaborative program to provide increased access to data and information on the nation's biological resources.

'''National Geographic'''\\
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

'''Nova'''
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http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/

'''Profiles in Science'''\\
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The National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) is a broad, collaborative program to provide increased access to data and information on the nation's biological resources.\\\

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* [[Environment]]
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* [[Mathematics -> Math]]
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* [[Agriculture]]
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* [[Environment]]
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* [[Education]]
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'''Profiles in Science'''
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The National Library Of Medicine's site on important scientists from the 20th century.
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