Category Archives: Biology

New Edition of Best-Selling Understanding Viruses Features NEW Virology Animations that Educate and Entertain

The highly anticipated Third Edition of Understanding Viruses by Teri Shors of University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh will publish July 29th.  Understanding Viruses continues to set the standard for the fundamentals of virology. This classic textbook combines molecular, clinical, and … Continue reading

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Review: “Lewin’s GENES XI is the best molecular biology textbook with a high reputation.”

We recently conducted a review of our best-selling and highly regarded, GENES XI textbook. We sought feedback from instructors who are currently or have very recently used the text in their molecular biology course and instructors who have not adopted … Continue reading

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November 24th is Evolution Day!

Today marks the 156th anniversary since the publication of Charles Darwin’s On The Origin of Species. Every year scientists celebrate Evolution Day to commemorate Darwin’s contributions to science and to focus on and educate the public about evolutionary biology. Today, … Continue reading

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A Unique and Timely Resource on Ebola Virus and Emerging Infectious Diseases – Download a Chapter for FREE Today

What do we know about Ebola?  Authored by two professionals in the medical and science fields, the recently published Ebola: An Emerging Infectious Disease Case Study analyzes the recent outbreak of the virus from a variety of angles and provides … Continue reading

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An Exciting, New Text and Animations for Future Biological Technicians

Employment of biological technicians is projected to grow 10% from 2012 to 2022 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition).  The recently published Molecular Biotechnology by Carolyn Dehlinger, emphasizes careers in molecular biotechnology, … Continue reading

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Check Out the 2015 Science Catalogs for Best-Selling Resources

Discover our best-selling resources for your biological and physical science curricula in the 2015 academic interactive Catalogs.  Take a look inside the 2015 Biological Sciences Catalog and the 2015 Physical Sciences Catalog for complete lists of course resources, new technology, … Continue reading

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Student Focus Group Concludes Navigate 2 with Interactive eBook Will Improve Learning

Last fall, we conducted a focus group with students at Glendale Community College on Navigate 2 Advantage Access for Fundamentals of Microbiology, Tenth Edition, based on the classic undergraduate microbiology text by Jeffrey C. Pommerville. During the focus group, students … Continue reading

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Interactive Microbiology Animations Bring Microbiology Phenomena to Life – Featuring 20 NEW Interactive and Engaging Animations!

Jones & Bartlett Learning’s Microbiology Animations bring fascinating microbiology phenomena to life with a collection of vivid, full color, interactive exercises. Twenty new animations have been developed to provide students with more visual, interactive, and engaging exercises! Each animation guides … Continue reading

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The 2013-2014 Biological and Physical Sciences Interactive Catalog is Now Available

Take a look at our 2013-2014 Biological & Physical Sciences Interactive Catalog for a complete list of course resources, new technology, and custom print solutions. View the catalog on your computer or mobile device, or download and print a copy … Continue reading

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Review: Plopper’s Principles of Cell Biology “makes learning cell biology enjoyable”

In a recent 4-star review, Doody’s Review Service declared that Principles of Cell Biology by George Plopper “makes learning cell biology enjoyable, in a nonintimidating and principle-driven manner, without loss of content or lack of essential details.” Read more excerpts … Continue reading

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