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Neuroscientists of Note: Getting Started

In support of Neurosci 499

Neuroscience Biography

Starting point: Duke libraries website.

- Books and Media -- neuroscience -- genre -- biography

- Books and Media tab for the keyword Neuroscientist -- genre -- biography

Starting point: the internet. For example:

Once you have a name or an idea of who you might be interested in researching further, come back to Duke libraries for a search like this:

- Books and Media -- Santiago Ramón y Cajal

Tip - most websites will have a biographical sketch, which is not very robust. The scope of a biography gives more detail and context.

e.g.  vs.  vs.  

Relevant Websites


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Ciara Healy
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