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Scientific Illustration in Biology: Art for Education and Science
Higher Education in Russia
  • L. A. Gaysina
  • Jeffrey R. Johansen, John Carroll University
  • Christopher Sheil, John Carroll University
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Scientific illustration is an important component of biological research. The paper substantiates the importance of supporting a scientific publication, in particular in biology, with original illustrations, considers the features and quality criteria of scientific illustrations. The most accessible techniques of scientific illustration are presented and practical recommendations for making drawings of biological objects are given. The necessity of introducing courses of scientific illustration in the educational programs of Russian universities is noted.

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L. A. Gaysina, Jeffrey R. Johansen and Christopher Sheil. "Scientific Illustration in Biology: Art for Education and Science" Higher Education in Russia (2019)
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