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Biology Research Guide

Biology Books & Journals

Browse In-Person

The library's print collection is located on the first floor of the library (Building F).  Biology and related books are located in Class Q (Science) of the Library of Congress Classification System.  The table below provides an outline of Class Q subclasses.  

Call No. Range

Subject Area

QH Natural History - Biology
QK Botany
QL Zoology
QM Human Anatomy
QP Physiology
QR Microbiology

A variety of subject relevant journals can be found in the Quiet Study Area of the library.  The collection includes but is not limited to the following publications:

  • Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
  • Natural History
  • Science News Magazine
Browse Online

Use the library catalog search - you can search by keyword, title, author, and subject heading.  Use the filters on the left-hand side of the results page to limit your search to a particular campus (Montgomery), format (book), or publication date.