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On Being a Scientist

Getting started in the field of science?  On Being a Scientist is the perfect place to begin. This book discusses personal, professional, and ethical issues that the modern scientist may potentially deal with. Free online to read, or watch the introductory video below to get a general overview.

Science Materials and Resources for Students

Looking for science resources at UNR? Try the following libraries on campus:

Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center-  The Knowledge Center holds the bulk of the collection and will have some materials for each subject.  This is where the life sciences materials are held, including biology, agriculture, environmental science, nutrition, public health and nursing.

 DeLaMare Library-  Houses library materials in the fields of earth sciences, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, geological, mechanical, metallurgical, and mining engineering; chemistry, physics and computer science.

 Savitt Medical Library-  The Savitt Medical Library's primary focus for resources and services is the School of Medicine's students, resident physicians, faculty, staff and its many programs.

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Amy Shannon
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