Links to some useful microscopy web sites

Microscope stains Information on stains used in common specimen preparations for microscopic examinations

How to use a microscope -- various techniques A basic microscopy page from Rice University
Microscopy FAQs Optical Microscopy Frequently Asked Questions (Somewhat technical)
Microscopy Primer An excellent, in-depth primer on microscope theory and technique.
Microscopy paper A very comprehensive and detailed survey of modern optical microscope designs. (A very large PDF file -- about 1.8 MBytes. Technical in nature.)


Last modified: 10/03/2004