Finding Laboratory Protocols

Use these resources to find the protocols and methods for recreating laboratory experiments

  • Springer Protocols
    Provides tested, step-by-step protocols for immediate use in the lab. Compiles protocols from the book series Methods in Molecular Biology, Methods in Molecular Medicine, Methods in Biotechnology, Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Neuromethods, as well as from a vast number of Laboratory Handbooks, such as The Biomethods Handbook, The Proteomics Handbook, and the The Sprinter Laboratory Manuals.
  • Organic Syntheses oa logo
    Provides detailed, reliable, and carefully checked procedures for the synthesis of organic compounds. Some procedures describe practical methods for the preparation of specific compounds of interest, while other procedures illustrate important synthetic methods with general utility.
  • Chemical Technician’s Ready Reference Handbook
    QD 61.S58 2011 (Main Building – 3rd Floor)
    Contains in-depth details on chemical safety, laboratory procedures, chemical nomenclature, basic electricity, laboratory statistics, and instrumental techniques. Includes step-by-step directions for performing virtually every laboratory task.
  • Cold Harbor Spring Protocols (print books)


Research Guide created by Tanis Schumilas, April 2018