Biology departments and researchers produce a wide variety of content, not just articles but also lab and technical reports, images, journals and newsletters, even books. Featured here are some examples of the types of work that may be being produced by biologists on your campus that may benefit from being showcased in your repository.

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Book Collections


Oregon National Primate Research Center Rare Books at Oregon Health & Science University

These freely available, rare books span the 18th through the early twentieth century.

Faculty and Student Research


Intermountain Bird Observatory Publications and Presentations at Boise State University

This series includes publications and presentations produced by the Intermountain Bird Observatory at Boise State University. Records include a reference to the original place of publication.


Biological Sciences Faculty Publications at Bowling Green State University

Featuring customized metadata, series banner, and introductory text, these biology publications are collected back to 1994.


Department of Biological Science Theses and Dissertations at Florida State University

The ETDs in this series are collected together using the auto-collect feature and include appropriate metadata such as advisory committee and degree name. While most of the content is open access, some are embargoed.


Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology Resident's Posters at Thomas Jefferson University

In addition to including standard metadata fields, the article pages in this series also have a "post a comment" widget implemented.



Human Biology: The International Journal of Population Genetics and Anthropology from Wayne State University

Founded in 1929, Human Biology is an international, peer-reviewed journal that focuses on research to increase understanding of human biological variation. Among the topics considered by the journal are anthropological, quantitative, evolutionary, and population genetics and genomics; ancient DNA studies and paleogenomics; demography and genetic epidemiology; and ethical and social implications of human genetic and genomic research.

Lab Report Collections


Cell and Developmental Biology Laboratories at University of Massachusetts Medical Center

These lab collections include journal articles and other publications being produced by the many labs at UMass Medical School. Where appropriate, they additionally provide links to the article in PubMed.



Biology Newsletters from the College at Brockport

These newsletters use a book gallery to display an image of each newsletter and include a table of contents in the description field.

Special Collections


U.S. National Tick Collection at Georgia Southern University

An image gallery of different tick types, this collection uses customized metadata as well as geo-location to provide information about each subject.


Confocal Microscope Student Images from University of New England

This image gallery features photographs taken by students in biology at the University of New England as part of an annual competition. The pan/zoom feature allows viewers to get a closer look at these fascinating subjects.

Technical Report Series


Biology Technical Reports from Grand Valley State University

While many of these technical reports are uploaded to ScholarWorks@GVSU, some are also collected in from SelectedWorks pages.


Studies on Water Resources of New York State and the Great Lakes at the College at Brockport

The purpose of this collection is to serve as a central location for the compilation of research, results and data that have been completed on the North Coast, much of which is gray literature.