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Resource Guide:

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
Environmental Sciences, Policy GE 1-350
Economic History HC 10-95
Environmental PolicyGF 21-75, HC 10-95, HD 75-82
EcologyQH 540-549
Zoology QL 5-995

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Ecology
  • Ecology, History
  • Ecology, Moral and Ethical Aspects
  • Ecology, Resilience
  • Ecology, United States
  • Ecology, Chesapeake Bay
  • Ecology, Virginia
  • Agricultural Ecology
  • Animal Ecology
  • Animal-Plant Relationships
  • Bioclimatology
  • Closed Ecological Systems
  • Conservation Ecology
  • Ecosystem Health
  • Extreme Disturbances
  • Global Environmental Change
  • Environmental Disasters

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Planet Earth DVD QL 362 Living Planet
The Art of Ecology : Writings of G. Evelyn HutchinsonQH 541 .H88 2010
A World of Rivers GB 205 .W64 2010
The Theory of Island Biogeography RevisitedQH 85 .T44 2010
CAFO Reader : The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories SF 140 .L58 C34 2010
Ecology of Insects : Concepts and ApplicationsQL 496.4 .S66 2008
Sustaining Life : How Human Health Depends on BiodiversityQH 541.15 .B56 S96 2009
African American Environmental ThoughtE 185.6 .S63 2007
Urban Wildlife Management QH 541 .C6 A33 2005
Bringing the Biosphere Home: Learning to Perceive Global Environmental Changee-book

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Ecology
  • Ecology and Society
  • Ecology Law Quarterly
  • Ecology Letters
  • Ecology, Environment and Conservation
  • E: The Environmental Magazine
  • Environment & History
  • Environmental and Ecological Statistics

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

Selected Web Page and Digital Archives