This guide selectively lists print and Internet reference resources in marine biology.
See also the two related research guides on Fisheries and Oceanography. The Oceanography guide in particular includes broader works that include information on marine biology, e.g. the Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences.
There are two excellent starting places for identifying key literature on selected areas in marine biology:
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As with other scientific areas most marine biology research is published in journals. For lists of marine biology journals see Literature of Oceanography: Journals. Databases that index the marine biology literature are listed in Articles and Databases: Oceanography.
Some of the content of this page was created in another format by Robert Sathrum, HSU Librarian, retired 06/2013.