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Bioinformatics and Genomics Resources


Three large public databases of nucleotide and protein sequence data:


National Center for Biotechnology Information


European Bioinformatics Institute

European Bioinformatics Institute


Python Programming Resources:

Python Programming Language – Official Website



Biopython is a set of freely available tools for biological computation written in Python by an international team of developers. It is a distributed collaborative effort to develop Python libraries and applications which address the needs of current and future work in bioinformatics.”



Online Books Available through JMU Libraries (need to use JMU proxy to access off campus):

Bioinformatics and Genomics PRINT Books Available at JMU:
The linked text above shows over 100 print books published in the last five years available at JMU. To request a book, just click on the title and then on the “Request Item” icon at the top of the page. Books can be delivered to the closest library to you or (for faculty) your mailbox.

Online Bioinformatics Web Resources:

 Originally created by D. Yvonne Jones, PhD, MLS 4.19.11

Modified by Yasmeen Shorish, 10.11.11


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