Below are several booklists related to various aspects of and themes in the sciences, as well as to teaching in the Science disciplines.

Biodiversity and Biomes

Earth Sciences


Environmental Science and Sustainability

Forces and Motion

Gardening for Bees

Life Sciences


Scientific Thinking

Seeds and Gardening

The Water Cycle

Teaching Science Disciplines

Finding More Resources

To find more resources in this area, try the following:

  • Search using the General tab on the UBC Library website to look for material in all UBC Library branches.
  • Search using “Search Education Resources” box in the left hand bar on the Education Library website to limit your results to materials in the Education Library.
  • To find lesson plans, include “lesson plans”, “lesson planning”, or “activity programs” in your search terms.
  • Use specific search terms to narrow your results, such as “scientific thinking”, “water cycle”, “geology”, “energy”, “biomes”, “science–study and teaching”, etc.

For more help with searching, please visit the Library Service Desk or e-mail