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IND200W: Introduction to Scientific Research: Home

Please explore this page and the subsequent tabs to find resources to assist your research into the backgrounds, impacts, and recognition of scientists from historically marginalized communities.

Finding Articles

To find a book held by the JKM Library, search the Online Catalog:



If the library does not have a book you need, try EZBorrow, a consortia of libraries that share their collections.

Search Library Catalog 

  • “Keyword”: Scientist AND Biography. For example this search brings up:
    • Reference 509.22 B25a v.2American women in science : 1950 to the present : a biographical dictionary / Martha J. Bailey and
    • 979.4004 P678L- Portraits of pride / Chinese Historical Society of Southern California
    • Pay attention to Subjects associated with the records!
  • “Subject”: Last name, First name.  For example:
    • Fossey, Dian
    • Wu, Chien-Shiung
    • Julian, Percy Lavon

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