Being able to interpret a citation and find the resource in the library is an important research skill in Biological Sciences. It allows you to track down resources from a reference list, in a bibliography, or from a listing in at the end of a journal article or in a book. The resources you locate can be used for research papers and lab reports in your courses.
This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to read a citation and to locate a specific item in the Ohio University Libraries.
There are three steps to follow to locate an item. You can choose the link to move directly to that page: