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Environmental Sciences

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Recommended E-book Collection

Electronic books

Full-text electronic books are found in the UMBrella by selecting Filter your results: eBooks under the search box. These collections are recommended:

Healey Library Print Collection

Many books in Environmental, Earth and Ocean Sciences can found in the call numbers GE or QE - QL. These books can be found on the 8th and 6th floor of Healey, if the catalog location is listed as Main Stacks. Reference works are found in the Reference collection on the 4th floor.

Search the UMBrella by keyword or subject for books on your topic. If there is a specific book that you require, search the catalog by title or author.

Electronic versions of books can be found by searching Ebook Central or EBSCO eBooks Collections. Google books has many books as well.

Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to borrow books currently unavailable in Healey Library's physical or online collections.

Browsing by Call Number

Browse the call number range to find relevant books. The breakdown is as follows:

  • GE - Environmental Sciences (8th floor)
  • QE - Geology (6th floor)
  • QH - General biology, natural history, ecology, physiology, genetics (6th floor)
  • QK - Botany (6th floor)
  • QL - Zoology (6th floor)

If you need additional help, view the tutorial on how to find books, or stop by the 4th floor Reference desk.


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