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Biological Sciences: Finding Biology Books

Reference Books

Located on the 1st  floor of the Mary & John Gray Library

Finding Biology Books at the Mary & John Gray Library

Books on biology can be found in the Q call number range.  These call numbers are found on the first floor of the library (for reference books) and on the fourth and fifth floor (these can be borrowed). Each book in the catalog has a location and call number. Use these to find the book in the library.

The primary call number ranges for biology are:

QH - Natural Science - Biology

QK - Botony

QL - Zoology

QM - Human Anatomy

QP - Physiology

QR - Microbiology 

How to Find Books 1 - Basic Searches

E-books

The online catalog includes many e-books. To access library e-books from off-campus, choose one of the e-book databases and log in with your LEA user-name and password:

eBooks on Ebscohost

Ebrary

Finding and Accessing Ebooks

Subject Terms

Use the following subject terms when searching for Biology books in the library catalog:

Adaptation (Biology)

Anatomy

Biochemistry

Biomathematics

Biophysics

Botany

Cytology

Developmental biology

Embryology

Evolution (Biology)

Extinction (Biology)

Genetics

Human Anatomy

Human Genetics

Life (Biology)

Marine biology

Microbiology

Natural history

Physiology

Psychobiology

Reproduction

Sex (Biology)

Variation (Biology)

Zoology