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Biological Sciences - Mātauranga koiora: Books

Finding Books by your course code

Biological Science books are held in the EPS Library. We use the Library of Congress classification system for arrangement.

Every item in the Library has a unique call number which can be found by using the Library Catalogue.

Books which are in high demand for particular courses are held in special High Demand Collections. To see the list for your course, type the course code into the Course code search in the Library Catalogue, eg BIOL112

Course Code


Accessing Biological Science Books

If you use Google Books to search by public domain only you can find the full text of some works

Guide to call numbers for Biological Sciences

 

QD                        Biochemistry

QL                       Zoology

QD 415 - 436        Biochemistry

QL 1 - 355          General Zoology including                            geographical distribution

QH                        Natural History - Biology

QL 360 -              Invertebates

QH 1 - 199.5        Natural History including                              nature conservation, and                              geographical distribution

QL 461 - 600       Insects

QH 201 -279       Microscopy

QL 605 - 740       Chordates, Vertebrates

QH 301 - 358      General Biology

QL 614 - 640       Fishes

QH 359 - 425      Evolution

QL 640 - 670       Reptiles and Amphibians

QH 426 - 470      Genetics

QL 671 - 699       Birds

QH 471 - 489      Reproduction

QL 700 - 739       Mammals

QH 540-549.5     Ecology

QL 750 - 799       Animal Behavior

QH 573-671        Cell Biology

QL 799 - 799.5    Morphology

QK                       Botany

QL 801-950.9      Anatomy

QK 1-474.5         General including geographical                             distribution

QL 951-991          Embryology

QK 474.8 - 495   Spermatophyta

QP                        Physiology

QK 494 - 94.5.    Gymnoperms

QP 1 - 345           General Physiology including                              influence of the environment

QK 495                Angiosperms

QP 351-495         Neurophysiology and                                  neuropsychology

QK 504-638         Lichens, mosses and ferns

QP 501 - 801       Animal Biochemistry

QK 640-707         Plant anatomy

QP 901- 981        Experimental Pharmacology

QK 719-899         Plant Physiology

QR                       Microbiology

QK 900-989         Plant ecology

QR 75 - 99.5        Bacteria

QR 99.6-99.8       Cyanobacteria

QR 100-130         Microbial Ecology

QR 178                 Microorganisms in the animal                               body

QR 180 - 198.2     Immunology

QR 355 - 502        Virology