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A Guide to Writing
in the Biological Sciences
At the left, you will find general information and quick tips from professors to guide you as you begin thinking about scientific writing. We have also included detailed descriptions of writing assignments that you are likely to encounter as you complete your degree in Biology.
Before you begin writing, you must research and study your topic. The scientific accuracy of the final product, the organization of your ideas, and the quality of your writing are all important. You will find additional help with those different aspects by following links to the Writing Center, Libraries, and other Biology Department resources.
|An introduction to writing in Biology|
|Practical tips for scientific writing|
|Professors' perspectives on student writing|
|Specific Information for Writing Assignments|
|Short answers for tests|
|Summary of a scientific article|
|The poster session|
|Writing a scientific paper|
References and Credits
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