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IND170: Books + for IND170

Resources for research by students in IND170, Maymester 2016

Welcome to IND170: FY Research in Science

Welcome to a collection of resources selected to assist with research projects in IND170.  

Please explore this page and the subsequent tabs to find helpful books, articles, and publications by students related to BPA, alternatives to BPA, the history of EPA banning, health effects of BPA, and more.   

Books in the JKM Library

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

or visit the Catalog's Advanced Search.

If the JKM Library does not have the book you need:

  1. Order it through E-ZBorrow *
  2. If it's not available through E-ZBorrow, order it through ILLiad.

*Ignore all books in E-ZBorrow that have a book icon with an 'e' on them. These are e-books, which cannot be requested. Instead look for a print version (no 'e' on the book icon).

E-Book Sources for BPA Research

Tips for Finding Books

Search Library Catalog 

  • “Keyword”: BPA. For example this search brings up:
    •  A Computational study of BPA, BPA analogues and 17y-estradiol binding interactions to estrogen and estrogen-related receptors/ Alyssa Muchoney. [thesis].
      • *Note* The JKM Library collection includes student publications, like tutorials, masters' thesis, and PhD dissertations.  Submit a request to read one in the library.
    • Dioxins and health [electronic resource]: including other persistent organic pollutants and endocrine disrupters/ edited by Arnold Schecter
      • *Note* The JKM Library catalog includes e-books.  Search for e-books in the catalog or using one of the e-book resources discussed below.
  • "Keyword": Plastics or Estrogen. For example these two searches bring up:
    •  Endocrinology : adult and pediatric / senior editors, J. Larry Jameson, Leslie J. De Groot ; section editors, David de Kretser
      • *Note* The JKM Library collection includes reference books, which can be viewed in the library.


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