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Environmental Resources: Finding Books

Call Numbers for Books on the Environment

Many people like to search for books in the library by browsing the shelves.  This works because books are arranged on the shelves by subject.  The call number of each book tells not only where the book is in the library, but what its main subject is.  Use the list below to find books on the environment.

GE Environmental Sciences

GF 75   Human influences on the environment

GC 1081-1581  Marine Pollution.  Sea Water Pollution.

GB 980-2998   Ground & Surface Waters.

QH 1-(199.5)     General Natural History including Nature Conservation.

QH 540-549.5   Ecology.

QK 900-989   Plant Ecology.

QC 851-999      Meteorology. Climatology including Earth's atmosphere.

S 589.7   Agricultural Ecology (General).

S 589.75-589.76      Agriculture and the Environment.

S 604.5-604.64   Agricultural Conservation.

S 605.5   Organic Farming.

S 622-627  Soil Conservation and Protection.

S 900-(972)  Conservation of Natural Resources including land conservation.

SB 950.9-970.4   Pesticides

SB 974-978  Organic Plant Protection.

RA 565-600 Environmental Health including sewage disposal, air pollution nuisances and water supply.




Finding Books at SSU and Beyond

Follow the links below to find books at Salem State University Library or in libraries elsewhere.

Subject Guide

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Carol Zoppel
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