Use the I-Share Catalog to check for books and technical reports that you can borrow from another I-Share library.
I-Share deliveries usually arrive in about 3-5 days.
Be aware that you may not have access to ebooks in the I-Share catalog unless it is a public domain ebook or unless Knox also owns it. Ebooks have a distinctive icon associated with them:
Tip: When searching, click the box at the top that allows you to hide the e-resources that you will not have access to:
As with any database, you can search the Knox Library Catalog using keywords that describe your topic. Some advice for using keywords in the Knox library catalog are below. Remember that these techniques also work in the I-Share catalog:
As in most libraries, the books in Seymour Library are arranged on the shelves using a classification system. This means that books are grouped together by subject, allowing you to quickly find related materials on a topic. Below is a list of the call number classification areas for books about topics in hydrology and related subjects. Browse the shelves in the SMC Library for books using the guide to topics below.
|GB 447||Climatic geomorphology|
|GB 450-479||Coasts, reefs, islands|
|GB 561-649||Other landorms: floodplains, caves, deserts, dunes|
|GB 980-992||Watersheds, runoff, drainage|
|GB 1001-1199||Groundwater, hydrogeology|
|GB 1201-1598||Rivers, stream measurements|
|GB 1601-2398||Lakes, limnology, ponds, lagoons|
|GB 2401-2598||Ice, glaciers, ice sheets, sea ice|
|S 589||Agricultural ecology, agriculture and the environment|
|S 590-599||Soils and soil science|
|S600||Agricultural meteorology; crops and climate|
|S 602-621||Cropping systems; agricultural conservation; improvement, fertilization, irrigation, etc.|
|S 622-627||Soil conservation and protection|
|TD 201-500||Water supply for domestic and industrial purposes|
|TD 419-428||Water pollution|
|TD 429-480||Water purification, treatment and conditioning; saline water conversion|
|TD 481-493||Water distribution systems|
|Dewey 551||Geology, hydrology, meteorology|