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Choose the At OSU Libraries only scope to search all of the OSU Libraries collections. This includes Guin, Vet Med, and OSU Cascades.
To search for an ebook, use the OSU Libraries scope. Click on the View Online tab to link to the ebook. You will need to log in with your ONID information to view the ebook contents.
You can request a book from another library (Summit or Worldcat) using our Interlibrary Loan service.
If the availability of the items says Check Holdings, that means we either do not own the item or it is currently checked out.
Click on the Availability & Request Options tab
Click Request the item from another library.
You can borrow books from Summit libraries and have them sent to one of the OSU Libraries.
To search Summit, choose the OSU Libraries + Summit scope from the drop-down menu.
To request an item from Summit, click on the Availability and Request Optionstab.
To see which libraries own the item, click on the Summit Libraries(n) link. The (n) indicates the number of libraries that own the item.
To request the item, click on the Place Summit request link and fill in the form. Click on Request.
You will be notified via email when you item has arrived and is available for pick-up.
The library collection is arranged by call numbers which allow browsing by subject -- so if you find a book of interest, very likely the books on either side will be on the same subject. Most of the Valley Library's zoology collection is located on the 1st floor in the QH's and QL's. If you would like to browse the book collection follow the "read more" link below for a breakdown of call number ranges you may want to look at.
If you would like to browse the collections either in person or virtually, some call numbers that might be of interest to those studying zoology include:
QH1-278.5 Natural history (General)
QH1-(199.5) General Including nature conservation, geographical distribution
QH301-705.5 Biology (General)
QH705-705.5 Economic biology
QL1-355 General Including geographical distribution
QL605-739.8 Chordates. Vertebrates
QL640-669.3 Reptiles and amphibians
QL750-795 Animal behavior
QL791-795 Stories and anecdotes
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