The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Can you suggest any books or links?

Here are some microscopy references, and links to other websites.



The facility also maintains an extensive library and data base of existing protocols. We provide short-term loan of books.

  • Shapiro, H.M. (2003) Practical Flow Cytometry, Fourth Ed., John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, NJ.
  • Hayat, M.A. (2000) Principles and Techniques of Electron Microscopy: Biological Applications, Fourth Ed., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
  • Bozzola, J.J. and Russell L.D. (1999) Electron Microscopy: Principles and Techniques for Biologists, 2nd Ed. Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Boston, MA.
  • Hall, J.L. and C. Hawes (1991) Electron Microscopy of Plant Cells, Academic Press, San Diego
  • Dykstra, M. J. (1992) Biological Electron Microscopy: Theory, Techniques and Troubleshooting, Plenaum Press, New York, NY.
  • Severs, N.J. and D.M. Shotton, Ed. (1995) Rapid Freezing, Freeze Fracture and Deep Etching: Techniques in Modern Biomedical Microscopy, Wiley-Liss, New York, NY
  • Rochow, T.G. and P.A. Tucker, Introduction to Microscopy by Means of Light, Electrons, X-Rays, or AcousticsSecond Ed., Plenum Press, New York, NY
  • Lee, R.L. (1993) Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-Ray Microanalysis, PTR Prentice-Hall Inc, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
  • Bell, P.B. (1984) Scanning Electron Microscopy of Cells in Culture SEM, Inc. AMF O'Hare, IL
  • Goldstein, J.I., D.E. Newbury, P. Echlin, D.C. Joy, C. Fiori, E. Lifshin (1981) SEM and X-Ray Microanalysis: A Text for Biologists, Material Scientists and Geologists, Plenum Press, New York, NY
  • Rodin, J.A.G. (1977) Histology: A Text and Atlas, Oxford University Press, New York, NY
  • Cross, P.C. and K.L. Mercer (1993) Cell and Tissue Ultrastructure: A Functional Perspective. W.H. Freeman and Company, New York, NY