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A Guide to Chemistry: Find Books and Background Information

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Books are shelved in general subject categories using the Library of Congress classification system. You may want to supplement your use of the catalog with browsing shelf areas for your topic. Below is a brief listing of some of the subject locations in the field of chemistry. The general collection books (books you can check out) for chemistry are all located on the main floor.

  • QD Chemistry
    • 71-142 Analytical Chemistry
    • 146-197 Inorganic Chemistry
    • 241-441 Organic Chemistry
    • 450-731 Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • QH Biology
  • QP Physiology
    • 351-495 Neurophysiology
    • 501-801 Animal Biochemistry
  • R Medicine
  • RM Pharmacology
  • TP Chemical Technology


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