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Natural Sciences: Books

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More Information on Books

Loan Periods

Books in the Library have different loan periods:

  • 1 Day Loan
  • 3 Day Loan
  • Standard (borrower category dependent)

More information on borrowing books can be found at:

James Hardiman Library Borrowing


E-books, print books

The  Library catalogue enables you to find out if the Library has particular books or journals, or to identify resources available on a subject by keyword.   Print books relating to Natural Sciences are mainly located on Floor 2 of the Main Library.



Guide to the Dewey Decimal System

Our books are catalogued using the Dewey Decimal System. Our guide to this classification scheme will help you to identify the shelf numbers for your specific subject area.

Anatomia hvmani corpori: centum & quinque tabvlis / Govard Bidloo (1649-1713). (Amstelodami : Viduæ Joannis à Someren, 1685). Old Library Collection.

From the Highlights from our Special Collections booklet.


Writing a Scientific Style Thesis