BIO110: Marine Biology

Use these links to research the Species Profile Project.

APA Citations

Make sure to add APA citations for your sources to each slide. 

  • Library databases will create APA citations for each source.  
  • The college's Center for Reading and Writing will help you proofread and edit your project.
  • Free websites will not offer citations. Use the CRW or Purdue OWL: 

Researching the Species Profile Project

Use the links below and on the next tab to research your species.  For help, email, or science librarian Joyce Miller ( 

Try these well-researched websites from government agencies, universities and aquariums for credible facts and images. Start with NOAA. 


Gale eBooks: 

Gale eBooks is a library database with 700 encyclopedias coering many topics, including marine biology, climate change and more.

  • Chapters offer well-researched overviews of a species, professional photographs for your presentation, and APA citations. 


For Bird Species:  

Your Science Librarian

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(Please call me Joyce, or Professor Miller.)