Web Information Sources for Educators.

An Exploratorium Learning Studio Resource Guide

This page is intended to be a quick guide to only a few resources.
See your local library for more information on this topic.

All links on this page have been evaluated for quality

Due to the usefulness of these pages to some Learning Studio visitors we have decided to make them available over the web at a very early date in their development. Do check back soon as we will continue to develop these pages.

Official Agency Pages


Research Institutions



Species Lists and Handbooks

Image Sources

Materials in the Learning Studio

Other Useful and Interesting Sites

Official Agency Pages:

EPA Microbiology


Amercian Society of Microbiology

Anaerobe Society of the Americas

Australian Society of Microbiology

Belgian Society for Microbiology

British Microbial Biodiversity Association

Canadian Association for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Federation of European Microbiological Societies

International Society for Microbial Ecology

International Society for Subsurface Microbiology

International Union of Microbiological Societies

Netherlands Society for Microbiology

New Zealand Microbiological Society

Scottish Microbiology Society

Society for Anaerobic Microbiology

Society for Applied Microbiology

Society for Industrial Microbiology

Society of General Microbiology

US Federation of Culture Collections

Research Institutions:

Canadian Center for the Culture of Microorganisms (CCCM)

Institute for Molecular Virology


Airborne Pathogen Database

Influenza Sequence Database



Dictionary of Cell & Molecular Biology

Species Lists and Handbooks:

Index Virum

List of Airborne Pathogens

List of Bacterial names with Standing in Nomenclature

Pond Life Identification Kit

Image Sources:

Immuno Biology Animations

Visualizations of Viruses

Microbiology Video Library

Materials in the Learning Studio:
Note: These are only a few possible searches.
Access to the Learning Studio is available for the public.
Also a small 'paper clip' next to a record indicates a we b link.

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Other Useful and Interesting Sites:

Aerobiological Engineering

California Academy of Sciences - Diatoms

Herpes Simplex Virus

An Introduction to Microscopy

Microbial World

Microbiology Direct - Reviewed Microbiology Web Directory

NCBI Taxonomy Homepage

Organelle Genome Resources


Viruses From Structure to Biology

Microbes.info - The Microbiology Information Portal

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Created: gp December 13, 2001
Modified: gp August 7, 2002