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Linda Hall Library
Science • Engineering • Technology

History of Biology: Overview

Information and resources available at the Linda Hall Library about the history of biology.


Reference Assistance

Linda Hall Library Research Specialists are available all hours that the Library is open.  9-5 Central Time, Monday through Friday.

Call: 800.662.1545 or 816.363.4600

Email us at  or use the Reference Request Form.



The web pages of several journals on the history of biology often offer free summaries of their articles and the means to efficiently search through them according to topic, author and other categories. Links are also provided for the print holdings in the Library's catalog.