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Research Guides

Biomedical and Basic Sciences Research

Curated resources for students, faculty, and staff engaged in basic sciences and biomedical sciences education and research

Key Resources for Your Department

Popular resources used to search for microbiology protocols:

The following are some microbiology lab videos that you may find helpful. Please note that the resources provided on this page are not a substitute for speaking with a trained scientist on how to properly perform these procedures.

Other lab techniques

The following are a selection of e-books available through VCU Libraries. Unless otherwise noted, e-books are restricted to 1 user at a time.  

To browse microbiology books available at the Tompkins-McCaw Library, visit the "QR" section on the 2nd floor.  The following is a selection of microbiology books that are part of VCU Libraries' physical collection.

Download the Browzine app to your Apple or Android device and easily browse through journal articles. You can also access BrowZine via the web. Your VCU subscription includes BrowZine access to Clinical Microbiology Reviews, Molecular Microbiology, Journal of Oral Microbiology, and more.

Research Guides for MICR Courses

Here is a list of research guides for courses offered by the Microbiology and Immunology department.  If you do not see your guide here or would like to inquire about the creation of a guide for one of your courses, contact Stacey Wahl, Ph.D.