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Geography (Physical): Books

Books, eBooks and other resources

The books featured on this page represent a small selection of those available in the library collection, or through online resources that the library subscribes to. If you want to browse the shelves to find something interesting follow the Library of Congress classification guidelines on the left hand side.

Browsing the shelves in the Library

Books and other resources are usually held in :

Call numbers you may wish to browse include:

GB3-5030..........Physical Geography

GB400-649........Geomorphology, Landforms, Terrain

GB447..........Climatic geomorphology

GB448..........Slopes

GB450-460..........Coasts

GB461-468.995..........Reefs

GB471-478.995..........Islands

GB500-555..........Mountains. Orography

GB561-649..........Other natural landforms: Floodplains, caves, deserts, dunes, etc.

GB651-2998..........Hydrology. Water

GB980-2998..........Ground and surface waters

GB980-992.......... Watersheds. Runoff. Drainage

GB1001-1199.8..........Groundwater. Hydrogeoplgy

GB1201-1598..........Rivers. Stream measurements

GB1601-2398..........Lakes. Limnology. Ponds. Lagoons

GB2401-2598..........Ice. Glaciers. Ice sheets. Sea ice

GB2601-2798..........Snow. Snow surveys

GB2801-2998..........Hydrometeorology

GB5000-5030..........Natural disasters

Call numbers in other areas you may wish to browse include:

QC801-809...........Geophysics. 

QC851-999...........Meteorology. Climatology (including the earth's atmosphere)

QC974.5-976........Meteorological optics

QC980-999...........Climatology and weather

QC994.95-999......Weather forecasting

 

 

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