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Oceanography Resources: Books & Encyclopedias

A guide to resources in ocean sciences.

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Oceanography - finding books


To find books on the subject:


How to search:  (Refers mainly to the Online Catalog)

  • Start with specific keywords.
  • Find a book right on topic.  Use the more like this button, or look at the long views.
  • Use Guided Search in which Boolean logic is built-in, and there is lots of flexibility with "fielded" searches, such as specifying a keyword in the title or the subject.
  • Browse under the subject heading of oceanography to see the range of our holdings.