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Welcome to your online guide to finding resources for Biochemistry

Improve your searching skills

Knowing how to run an effective and efficient literature search can save you time and find you resources that are more relevant to your research question. Explore this page to improve your searching skills.

Using YorSearch

YorSearch is the place to look for books, journals, and other materials held by the Library.

Getting to grips with YorSearch  (click to reveal)

Accessing texts

Find It @ YorkClicking Find It @ York in a database will check YorSearch to see if we have a copy of what you've found.

If we don't have it...

We can't afford to buy a copy of everything ever. If we don't have what you need, here are some options:

Skills Guides

Find videos, interactive tutorials, workbooks and links to specific help for developing your digital and information searching skills:

Using operators

iconMost databases allow you to enter elaborate controlled searches using special words and characters ("operators")...