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Foundations of Science: Subject Guide: Finding Books

Featured Books in Science

Google Books

Google Book Search

Search to see if books are available (out of copyright or with publisher permission) online.

Search ODIN

Find books, eBooks, and A/V materials in the University of Jamestown's Library. 

Browsing Subjects & Call Numbers

If you are interested in browsing for topics in science (either on the shelf or in ODIN), or would like to browse for inspiration, try looking at Dewey Decimal Call Numbers in the 500s:

  • 500: Science
  • 510: Mathematics
  • 520: Astronomy
  • 530: Physics
  • 540: Chemistry
  • 550: Earth Science & Geology
  • 560: Fossils & Prehistoric Life
  • 570: Biology
  • 580: Plants
  • 590: Animals (Zoology) 

Locations of books

  • New books are located downstairs by the A/V materials.
  • Reference books are located downstairs to the left of the circulation desk. 
  • Book stacks are located upstairs. 

eBook Collections @ UJ

In addition to searching through ODIN, you can browse the eBook collections at UJ.