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Find Books - Fisheries

Subscribed e-Books

Many e-books in the Library’s collection is listed in Web OPAC, but some titles can only be found by using the e-Books collection websites. 

  • CaeBooks Complete Frontlist and Archive Collection (2000 to 2010)
  • Emerald e-books (1994 to 2009)
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • NetLibrary e-books
  • RSC e-Books (1968 – 2010)
  • ScienceDirect e-Journals
  • ScienceDirect eBooks (Copyright 1995 to 2006)
  • Springer e-Books (Copyright 2005 – 2010)
  • Wiley e-Books

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Open Access Books

Open access books content is open to all, with no access fees that are available online to the reader.

  • Cabi e-Books


Printed Books

The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

  • Fisheries  SH201-399
  • By oceans and seas  SH213-216.55
  • By region or country  SH219-321
  • Fishery resources. Fishery conservation SH327.5-327.7  
  • Fishery management. Fishery policy SH328-329    
  • Economic aspects. Finance  SH334
  • Fishery technology  SH334.5-334.7
  • Fishery processing  SH334.9-336.5
  • Packing, transportation, and storage  SH337
  • Fishing port facilities  SH337.5 
  • Fishery oceanography. Fishery meteorology  
  • Fishery research vessels  SH343.4
  • Exploratory fishing  SH343.5
  • Navigation  SH343.8
  • Safety measures  SH343.9
  • Methods and gear. Catching of fish   SH344-344.8 
  • Fishery for individual species  SH346-351 
  • Seal fisheries. Fur sealing  SH360-363
  • Sea otter  SH364
  • Shellfish fisheries. Shellfish culture  SH365-380.92
  • Whaling  SH381-385
  • Porpoises. Dolphins  SH387
  • Algae culture  SH388.7-391.5
  • Seagrasses  SH393
  • Sponge fisheries  SH396

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