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UQ Library Biology Resources for Schools
Human Body Maps
BodyMaps is an interactive visual search tool that allows users to explore the human body in 3-D. With easy-to-use navigation, users can search multiple layers of the human anatomy, view systems and organs down to their smallest parts, and understand in detail how the human body works.
Science resources for both teachers and students. Browse topics which include; anatamoy, cell biology and stem cells and many more.
Department of the Environment
Includes information on biodiversity, environment protection, legislation and more.
BBC Nature - Adaptations and Behaviour
A BBC site which provides extensive information about animal and plant adaptations and behaviours.
UQ Library Marine Science Resources for Schools
Encyclopedia of Earth
The Encyclopedia of Earth (EoE) is an electronic reference about the Earth, its natural environments, and their interaction with society. The EoE is a free, expert-reviewed collection of content contributed by scholars, professionals, educators, practitioners and other experts who collaborate and review each other's work. The content is presented in a style intended to be useful to students, educators, scholars, professionals, as well as to the general public.
Investigate 3D images of the body.
The National Library of Medicine
Creates complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the male and female human body.
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Covers animals, threatened species, biodiversity, ecosystems and more.
Atlas of Living Australia
The Atlas of Living Australia (Atlas) contains information on all the known species in Australia aggregated from a wide range of data providers: museums, herbaria, community groups, government departments, individuals and universities.
Human Genome Research Institute
With the human genome sequence complete since April 2003, scientists around the world have access to a database that greatly facilitates and accelerates the pace of biomedical research.
An interactive website about the human and non-human skeletons.
National Geographic - Science
National Geographic delivers videos, articles and other resources on a range of topics including the Human Body, Habitats and the Environment.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community.
Centre for Disease Control
Search Diseases and Conditions, Healthy Living, Data and Statistics, Global Health and more.
Biology Specific Search Engine
BiologyBrowser brings together a unique set of opportunities for scientists, and includes: Links to relevant scientific digital resources, Primary scientific data sets, Images, Videos and Web pages.
Australian Biological Resources Study provides online delivery of taxonomic and biological information on species known to occur in Australia.
Animal Diversity Web
Online database of animal natural history, distribution, classification, and conservation biology at the University of Michigan.
Catalogue of Life
"The Catalogue of Life is the most comprehensive and authoritative global index of species currently available. It consists of a single integrated species checklist and taxonomic hierarchy. The Catalogue holds essential information on the names, relationships and distributions of over 1.5 million species. This figure continues to rise as information is compiled from diverse sources around the world." To search the index click on one of the checklist buttons.