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Environmental Conservation

General guide to assist students and faculty with environmental conservation research.

Find Books in the RSU Library

Search all books, ebooks, audibooks, and films in the Stratton Taylor Library's collection. 

Remember: when looking for physical books, many topics will be grouped together.  If you find one or two books on immigration, for example, often several other books on the topic of immigration will be in the same general area.

eBook Collections

Browse the Shelves

If you can visit the library in person, shelf-browsing is an excellent way to find books on your topic.  Below is a basic guide to Library of Congress classification for environmental conservation. 


Subclass GF - Human ecology. 

Subclass QH - Natural history - Biology

     QH301-705.5 - Biology (General)

     QH540-549.5 - Ecology 

Subclass QK - Botany

Subclass QL - Zoology

Subclass QR - Microbiology

     QR100-130 - Microbial ecology

     QR171 - Microorganisms in the animal body

Subclass S - Agriculture (General)

Subclass SB Plant culture

Subclass SD - Forestry

Subclass SF - Animal culture

Subclass SH - Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling

Subclass SK - Hunting sports