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Library of Congress Classification Outline

Call Numbers for Natural Sciences.

  • Class T-Technology (PDF)
    -Subclass TD - Environmental Technology
    -Subclass TL - Aeronautics / Astronautics
    -Subclass TP - Chemical Technology

By Subject

ASTRONOMY QB
BIOLOGY QH, QK, QL, QM, QP, QR
CHEMISTRY QD
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES G, GE, GF, H, HC, QC, QH, TD
GEOLOGY QE
MARINE SCIENCE GC, SH
MATHEMATICS QA

PHYSICS

 

QC

 

 By Call Numbers

CLASS G
GEOGRAPHY
GC      OCEANOGRAPHY
GE      ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
CLASS Q
SCIENCE
QA      MATHEMATICS
QB      ASTRONOMY
QC      PHYSICS
QD      CHEMISTRY
QE      GEOLOGY
QH      NATURAL HISTORY AND BIOLOGY
QK      BOTANY
QL      ZOOLOGY
QM      HUMAN ANATOMY
QP      PHYSIOLOGY

QR

     MICROBIOLOGY

CLASS S
AGRICULTURE
SH      AQUACULTURE
CLASS T
TECHNOLOGY
TD      ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY
TL      AERONAUTICS / ASTRONAUTICS
TP      CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY

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