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Biological Sciences: Books & eBooks

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Finding books in the Brynmor Jones Library

Most of your material will either be in the High Demand Collection or on the 3rd floor of the tower block.  

The classification system groups all stock according to subject, using a "classmark" made up of letters and numbers. The library catalogue displays the location, classmark and availability of each item.

Biology (General)    QH 301-705.5
Evolution QH 359-425
Genetics QH 426-470
Reproduction QH 471-489
Life QH 501-531
Ecology QH 540-549.5
Cytology QH 571-671
Economic Biology QH 705-705.5
Microbiology QR 1-502

Books on the mezzanine

You will also find a range of useful books on the mezzanine in the Reading Room. These were at the Scarborough campus, where different classmarks were used. Key classmarks in this section are:

Biodiversity    333.95
Biology          570
Botany          580
Chemistry      540
Ecology         577
Fish               597
Mammals       599
Physics          530

eBook search

The library has an ever increasing collection of electronic books which provide 24/7 access.

Quick search the library catalogue for ebooks by entering keyword(s) below and clicking the search button.


Video guide: How to search for eBooks using the library catalogue