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Selected Titles Available from the New York State Library

Updated: March 2008

Listed below is a selection of new books available for loan from the New York State Library.  To see additional titles on biotechnology, go the NYSL online catalog at You can also recommend a book purchase for our collection.

Agricultural Biotechnology and Intellectual Property: Seeds of Change   (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 631.6233, A278, 207-9431

Animal Cell Biotechnology: Methods and Protocols  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  C 660.6, A598, 207-2841 2007

Applied Mycology and Biotechnology: Bioinformatics  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 529.5135, G327, 206-6604, v.6

Archaea: Evolution, Physiology, and Molecular Biology (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 579.321, aA669, 207-4394

Artificial Cells: Biotechnology, Nanomedicine, Regenerative Medicine, Blood Substitutes,
Bioencapsulation, and Cell/Stem Cell Therapy (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 615.39, C456, 207-8596

Baculovirus and Insect Cell Expression Protocols  (2007) 2nd edition
NYSL Call Number: C 574.88078, M592, 90-59470, V.388

Biocatalysis and Biocatalytic Technologies  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.634, B615, 206-9736

Bioethical and Evolutionary Approaches to Medicine and the Law  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  L 174.957, K445, 207-3394

Biofuels  (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 665.776 B615 208-1463

Biofuels Refining and Performance (2008)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Biomedical Ethics (2006)
NYSL Call Number:  C 174.2, B615, 207-5289

Biomedical Information Technology   (2008)
NYSL Call Number: C 610.285, qB615, 207-10000

Biosocialities, Genetics and the Social Sciences: Making Biologies and Identities  (2008)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Biotech: the Countercultural Origins of an Industry    (2006)
NYSL Call Number:  C 338.4766, V591, 207-1813

Biotechnology, Agriculture and the Food Industry  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 664, B616, 206-9512

Biotechnology and the Law  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: L 343.73078, B616, 207-3396

Biotechnology Demystified (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.6, W184, 208-3019

Biotechnology On the Farm and In the Factory: Agricultural and Industrial Applications  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 664.024, S558, 206-6108

Biotechnology Policy Across National Boundaries: the Science-Industrial Complex  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.6, W517, 207-8511

Biotechnology Unzipped: Promises and Realities  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.6, G729, 206-8628 2006

Cell Culture and Upstream Processing (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 660.63 C393 208-2812

CMOS Biotechnology  (2007)
NYLS Call Number: 621.38152, C649, 207-9341

Concise Encyclopedia Of Crop Improvement: Institutions, Persons Theories, Methods, and Histories (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 631.5209 S339 208-1902

Creative Regions: Technology, Culture and Knowledge Entrepreneurship (2007)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Critical Perspectives on Genetically Modified Crops and Food  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 631.5233, C934, 206-5321

Culturing Life: How Cells Became Technologies  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  C 571.638, L254, 207-4867

Defining Values for Research and Technology: the University's Changing Role  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 378.103, D313, 207-7266

The Ethics of Inheritable Genetic Modification: a Dividing Line?  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Fungi: Multifaceted Microbes  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 579.5, F981, 207-5196

Future Medical Engineering Based on Bionanotechnology: Proceedings of the Final Symposium of the Tohoku University 21st Century Center of Excellence Program, Sendai International Center, Japan 7-9 January 2007  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: on order

The Gene Revolution: GM Crops and Unequal Development  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  C 641.3, G326, 207-6493

Global Biopiracy: Patents, Plants, and Indigenous Knowledge (2006)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Globalization and Health: Challenges for Health Law and Bioethics  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 174.957, G562, 206-10214
Globalization, Biosecurity, and the Future of the Life Sciences    (2006)
NYSL Call Number:  C 363.3253, G562, 207-1384

Governing Risk in the 21st Century: Lessons From the World of Biotechnology  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.6, G721, 206-7121

Governing the Transatlantic Conflict Over Agricultural Biotechnology: Contending Coalitions, Trade Liberalisation and Standard Setting  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 338.47664, M978, 207-2450

Green Gene Technology: Research In an Area Of Social Conflict (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  C 630 G796 208-1459

Guide to Biotechnology law and Business  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  on order

Handbook of Industrial Chemistry and Biotechnology  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  on order

Handbook of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Heretical Thoughts About Science and Society  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 501, D998, 206-8620

Humanbiotechnology as Social Challenge: an Interdisciplinary Introduction to Bioethics  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 174.957, H918, 207-7214

Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Biotechnology, an International Perspective: Concepts, Theories and Cases  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 338.4766, H662, 206-7666

The International Politics of Genetically Modified Food: Diplomacy, Trade and Law  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 363.1929, I616, 207-7189

International Trade and Policies for Genetically Modified Products (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 382.4566, E932, 207-1002

The Intersection Of International Law, Agricultural Biotechnology, and Infectious Disease (2007)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Kent and Riegel's Handbook of Industrial Chemistry and Biotechnology  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: on order

Knowledge Accumulation and Industry Evolution: the Case of Pharma-biotech (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 615.19, K733, 206-8719

Labeling Genetically Modified Food: the Philosophical and Legal Debate  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 363.1929 L116 208-2118  

Licensing Best Practices: Strategic, Territorial and Technology Issues (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 346.048, L698, 207-4293

A Many-Colored Glass: Reflections On the Place Of Life In the Universe (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 570.1 D998 208-2226

Microorganisms and Bioterrorism  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 363.3253, M626, 206-7792

Modern Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.62 O411 208-1957

Molecular Biology and Biotechnology: a Guide for Teachers  (2008)  3rd edition
NYSL Call Number:  on order

Molecular Marker System In Plant Breeding and Crop Improvement (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  On order

NanoBioTechnology: Bioinspired Devices and Materials of the Future  (2008)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.6, N186, 208-1114

Nanobiotechnology of Biomimetic Membranes  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  C 660.6, N186, 207-6466

Nanoconvergence: the Unity of Nanoscience, Biotechnology, Information Technology, and Cognitive Science (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 620.5, B162, 207-7416

Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine: Methods, Devices and Applications (2007)
NYSL Call Number: on order

New Aspects of Biotechnology and Medicine  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.6, N532, 207-934

New Research on the Environment and Biotechnology  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: C 628.5, N532, 206-7077

People, Plants, and Genes : the Story of Crops and Humanity  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 630, M978, 208-2842

Phytoremediation: Methods and Reviews  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 628.5 P578 208-2637

Pichia Protocols   2nd edition  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 574.88078, M592, 90-59470, v.389

Plant Bioinformatics: Methods and Protocols (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 574.88078 M592 90-59470 V.406

Plenty of Room for Biology at the Bottom: An Introduction to Bionanotechnology  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  C 660.6, G289, 207-5478

Plunkett’s Biotech & Genetics Industry Almanac  (2006)
NYSL Call Number: R 338.4766, qP737, 201-132 2006

The Politics of Biotechnology In North America and Europe: Policy Networks, Institutions and Internationalization  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  C 303.483, P769, 207-4244

Potato Biology and Biotechnology: Advances and Perspectives (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 635.21, P859, 208-2841

Principles of Tissue Engineering (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 612.028, qP957, 96-16353, 2007

Regulating Agricultural Biotechnology: Economics and Policy    (2006)
NYSL Call Number:  C 338.18, R344, 207-4032

Regulatory Challenge of Biotechnology: Human Genetics, Food and Patents (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  ZL 343.07866, R344, 207-5982

Sage Sourcebook of Modern Biomedical Devices: Business Environments in a Global Market
4 volumes  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 382.45681, S129, 207-9122

Seeds of Change: Intellectual Property Protection for Agricultural Biotechnology  (2007)
NYSL Call Number:  on order

Solvent Systems and Their Selection in Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 615.19, S691, 208-123

Technology Transfer Works: 100 Cases from Research to Realization: Reports from the Field (2006)
NYSL Call Number:  on order

The third domain: the untold story of archaea and the future of biotechnology (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 579.321, F911, 207-8908

Transgenic Microalgae as Green Cell Factories  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 619.08, A243, V.616

Uncertain Peril: Genetic Engineering and the Future Of Seeds (2008)
NYSL Call Number: C 631.521, C971, 208-3160

Understanding Bioethics and the Law: the Promises and Perils Of the Brave New World Of Biotechnology (2008)
NYSL Call Number:  on order

Understanding Genes and GMOs  (2007)
NYSL Call Number: C 660.65, S216, 207-8332

A Web Of Prevention: Biological Weapons, Life Sciences and the Governance of Research  (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 623.4594 W364 208-2641

White Biotechnology (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 660.63 W582 208-1467

World Hunger (2007)
NYSL Call number: C 363.8 W927 207-9244

Last Updated: June 23, 2021