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Useful resources for 4th year biology thesis students at UTSC.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop and implement a search strategy using keywords to find relevant articles.
  • Review and evaluate search results by refining needs, troubleshooting with different keywords and synonyms, and other search strategies to develop relevant search results.


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Key Resources

Get Help

Your Liaison Librarian is always ready to help and you can submit requests for one-on-one research consultations (with 24 hours notice), but there may be times when your librarian is not available. Here are some other options to help with your research assignments:

Undergraduate Research and Creative Opportunities


Have questions? Need additional information?

Check out the FAQs posted on our website, contact your liaison librarian, or join us at our drop-in info sessions in-person outside the UTSC Library:

  • January 30, 2024 10:30-11:30am
  • January 31, 2024 2:30-3:30pm

Note that research and creative projects do not need to be completed by the Undergraduate Research and Creative Forum submission deadline in February. Students are encouraged to submit their proposal as long as their work is anticipated to be completed prior to March 25th.