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Call Numbers for Plant Sciences at Renne Library

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Books in Renne Library are shelved by Library of Congress call numbers. Below is a selection of call numbers that may be relevant to you.

Botany call numbers start with QK

  • Plant anatomy: QK640 - QK707
  • Plant physiology: QK710 - QK899
  • Plant ecology: QK900 - QK989

Forestry call numbers start with SD

Horticulture call numbers start with SB

  • Irrigation farming: SB112
  • Seeds and nurseries: SB113 - SB118
  • Harvesting, curing, storage: SB129 - SB130
  • Tree crops: SB169 - SB172
  • Food crops: SB175 - SB177
  • Field crops (includes forage, textile, and medicinal crops): SB183 - SB317
  • Vegetables: SB320 - SB353
  • Fruit and fruit culture: SB354 - SB402
  • Flowers and flower culture: SB403 - SB450
  • Gardens and gardening: SB450 - SB467
  • Landscape architecture: SB469 - SB476
  • Parks and public reservations: SB481 - SB486
  • Pests and diseases: SB599 - SB990

You can see a map of call number locations here.

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You have the option of searching the entire record (words or phrase), or you can choose to search just the author, title, or subject of an item.

Once you click the 'Search' button, a number of book titles should appear on the screen. You can then browse through those titles and click on the ones that appeal to you, which will take you to the record of that particular book. Inside the record, you can click on "Catalog Record" to view Subject Headings that you can click on to find related materials.

The advanced search allows you to search by multiple criteria and limit your search results.

Once you have found a book that might be useful to you, make note of the location of the book and the call number (this information is at the bottom of the record). To check out a book, take it to the Service Desk, located just inside the main entrance of the Library. There is no limit to the number of items you can check out.