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SUSTAINABILITY 4S06 - Leadership in Sustainability

Why Use Books?

Books are a great resource to use when searching for general information on a topic. They are useful for understanding a topic in its context and provide summaries of existing research as well as offer a historical perspective.

Books are best located using the Search feature in our Library Catalogue. 

Library Catalogue

Scholarly books are a great resource - watch this video to learn how to recognize one. (2:29)

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This video explains how to enter keywords into the catalogue to find books on a particular topic. (1:13)

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This video shows you how to search by book title using the library catalogue. (0:47)

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Relevant Call Numbers

Our books are arranged according to the Library of Congress Classification system. When looking for books in Sustainability it is a good idea to start with Subclass GE- Environmental Sciences.

Subclasses that may be of interest to you include:

GE 1-350 Environmental sciences

GE 195-199 Environmentalism. Green movement

Our books are arranged according to the Library of Congress Classification system. When looking for books in Sustainability it is a good idea to start with Subclass HC- Economic History and Conditions.

Subclasses that may be of interest to you include:

HC 79 Special topics

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