Natural Sciences Guide
Villa Maria College Library
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Books in the standard collection may be borrowed for three weeks. Books placed on reserve by your professor will have a shorter loan period. Books not available from the library can be borrowed through AcademicSHARE or Interlibrary Loan (ILL). Contact the library for help. To find items held by Villa and other libraries, try WorldCat.
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The BEN portal from the National Science Digital Library is a resource for biological sciences education. The collection is managed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
This resource offers practice exercises, videos and tutorials on a variety of topics including biology, cosmology and astronomy, chemistry, physics and more.
This reference resource offers graphs, formulas and more on the natural sciences and other areas