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Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology Research Guide: BBMB Basics

Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology research resources for students, faculty, and staff.

Welcome to the BBMB Research Guide

This is the research guide for Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology.

Each tab contains information and links to useful resources for students, faculty, and researchers.

Please contact Heather Lewin if you have any questions about the library, library services, or need research help.

If you are new to scholarly research (or just need to brush-up) consider checking out the Starting Research and Search Tips & Tricks pages.

Information Literacy Guides

These links will help you to be more effective and ethical in your research and writing:

Librarian @ MMB

I will be in the atrium area of the Molecular Biology Building (MMB) on Thursdays from 2:00-3:20. Please stop by and ask questions.

Starting Research Resources

General Research Databases

Subject Focused Databases


Off-Campus Access

Most of our online indexes, ejournals, and full-text articles can be accessed off-campus using your ISU Borrower ID and password. See Set your Library password for more information.

Distance Learning students: Can't find your ISUCard number? Login to AccessPlus. Choose ISU IDs in the left sidebar to find your ISUCard number. Your Borrower ID is the last 11 digits of your ISU ID number. (Problems? Contact See also our DL Guide.

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Your Librarian

Heather Lewin
150 Parks Library