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Bioinformatics: Books

Locating Bioinformatics Books

The main shelfmarks for bioinformatics books include -

QH 324.2 - Biology (General)--Methods of research. Technique--Data processing. Bioinformatics--General works

QH 441.2 - Biology (General)--Genetics--Data processing

QH 507 - Biology (General)--Life--Information theory in biology

QU 26.5 - Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)

QU 58 - Nucleic acids and derivatives

Other books relating to bioinformatics are also be held off-site. These can be ordered through the SOLO library catalogue.


SOLO is Oxford University's library catalogue. You can use it to find both print and electronic material held in collections across the University.

You can search by Author, Title or Subject and limit to the Radcliffe Science Library (RSL). You can also use SOLO to order off-site material, check your library account and renew your books online.

Here's a Guide to using SOLO.


A number of electronic books relevant for bioinformatics can be found by searching SOLO. A number of useful reference works for bioinformatics such as the 'Handbook of Statistics' can be found on Databases A-Z in addition to more general reference works.

Bioinformatics Books

Examples of Bioinformatics books available at the Radcliffe Science Library. You can find many more by searching the SOLO catalogue.

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You can use this online form to suggest a title for the library to acquire. We will let you know if we decide to purchase the title and let you know when it arrives in the library.

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