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Biological Sciences

Use this guide when conducting research in biology, botany, and related disciplines.

Professional Associations


Professional organizations are potential sources of articles and other information. Information found on professional organization sites may or may not be peer-reviewed. Ask your instructor whether or not professional organization websites are appropriate to use for your assignment. 

Professional Organizations Related to Biological Sciences:

American Institute of Biological Sciences

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

American Society for Human Genetics

American Society for Microbiology

Association for Women in Science

Botanical Society of America

Ecological Society of America

National Academy of Sciences

Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology

Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology