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Microbiology

"Microbiology: The study of microorganisms such as fungi, bacteria, algae, archaea, and viruses." --  Definition from the NCBI MeSH Database.


Overview

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Microbiologists

Microbiology Organizations

American Society for Microbiology
Society for Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
American Institute of Biological Sciences

Glossaries

Microbiology Online Glossary – Sponsored by the Society for General Microbiology, this link provides a quick reference for terminology in the field of microbiology.


Online Resources

BIO307: Microbiology - A Saylor.org Academy free self-paced online learning course on Microbiology.
Microbiology Online - An online educational resource for students and teachers that is produced by the Microbiology Society.
Microbiology Related Web Sites of Interest - American Society for Microbiology webpage that lists resources and links.
Microbiology - An openstax open textbook covering introductory microbiology concepts.
Microbiology and Immunology On-Line – Based on lectures given to second-year medical students at the University of South Carolina Medical School, this site contains information (textbook style) about Microbiology, Virology, Immunology, Mycology, Bacteriology and Parasitology. The site was once HON (Health on the Net) certified.
Through the Microscope: Adventures in Microbiology - This free online text book was created by Timothy Paustian and Gary Roberts, Professors at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Todar's Online Textbook of Bateriology - This textbook was developed based on lectures from courses by Dr. Kenneth Todar of the Univesity of Wisonsin Madison.


Microbiology and Data

PubMed Searches

Microbiology and Big Data
(microbiology[mh] OR microbiological phenomena"[mh] OR microbiota[mh]) AND "big data"

Microbiology and Data Management
(microbiology[mh] OR microbiological phenomena[mh] OR microbiota[mh]) AND "data management"


Microbiology Metadata

Digital Curation Centre (DCC) – Metadata standards search results for “Biology


Microbiology Data Repositories

Re3data.org
Data Dryad
NIH Data Sharing Repositories
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Integrated Microbial Genomes & Microbiomes (IMG/M)
EcoCyc
Pseudomonas Genome DB
PATRIC
EuPathDB