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Reference books are shelved in the Reference section of the library on the 1st Floor and are identified by the notation REF on their Call Number. Circulating books are marked Stacks in the Library Catalog and are shelved on the 2nd Floor. The following are a few of the Zoology and Animal Science reference books at LSM (and Chang).
Dictionaries and Thesauri
The Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists by
Call Number: Q141.C128 1996 - rchibald S. Alexander Library (College Avenue) - REF
Publication Date: 1996-06-28
The Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists is an invaluable one-stop reference book for anyone wanting a quick but reliable account of the life and work of those whose contributions have changed the course of science throughout history. This alphabetically organized, illustrated biographical dictionary covers over 1300 key scientists from more than 38 countries whose work has helped shape modern science. Fields covered include physics, chemistry, biology, geology, astronomy, mathematics, medicine, meteorology and technology - and special attention is paid to those pioneer women whose achievements and example opened the way to scientific careers for their fellow women. Interspersed with illustrations in the form of diagrams, maps and tables, and with special panel features, this book is a clear and accessible guide to the world's prominent scientific personalities.
Handbooks, Manuals & Guides