This program prepares students to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a baccalaureate degree with a major in one of the following areas: biology, microbiology, biotechnology, physical therapy, pharmacology or physician assistant programs.
Approved List of Bacterial NamesAt the meeting of the Judicial Commission of the ICSB held in Jerusalem on the 29th March, 1973 an Ad Hoc Committee was appointed (Minute 22) to organize a review of the currently valid names of bacteria with the object of retaining only names for those taxa which were adequately described and, if cultivable, for which there was a Type, Neotype or Reference strain available; to compile these names under the title of Approved Lists of Bacterial Names and to publish the lists in the International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, to become effective on January 1, 1980.
Biological Science from the Department of EnergyThe mission of the Energy Department is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.
Biological Sciences (BIO) of National Science FoundationThe National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense..." NSF is vital because we support basic research and people to create knowledge that transforms the future.
Science.govScience.gov searches over 60 databases and over 2,200 scientific websites to provide users with access to more than 200 million pages of authoritative federal science information including research and development results.
Other helpful research guides
AmphibiaWebAmphibiaWeb connects people around the world by synthesizing and sharing information about amphibians to enable research, education, and conservation
Cell Image LibraryThis library is a public and easily accessible resource database of images, videos, and animations of cells, capturing a wide diversity of organisms, cell types, and cellular processes.
CELLS alive!CELLS alive! represents 30 years of capturing film and computer-enhanced images of living cells and organisms for education and medical research.
Microbiology OnlineMicrobiology Online has been devised by the Microbiology Society, the largest learned microbiological society in Europe. This inspirational online resource supports the teaching and learning of microbiology in the classroom across the key stages.
PhET: BiologyPhET provides fun, free, interactive, research-based science and mathematics simulations. We extensively test and evaluate each simulation to ensure educational effectiveness.
Resources for Teaching BiologyThis book provides science educators with a comprehensive selection of innovative tools, activities, and high-quality instructional resources for enlivening lessons across the science disciplines.
StarGeneticsStarGenetics is a Mendelian genetics cross simulator developed at MIT by biology faculty, researched-trained scientists and technologists at MIT's OEIT.
yourgenomeDiscover more about DNA, genes and genomes, and the implications for our health and society.
Professional Associations, Organizations, and Societies
In order to view these videos off-campus, you will need a RCBC library barcode and your pin. These are only a few suggestions! please check out databases for more videos: Films on Demand, Kanopy, NBC Learn, and Science Online.