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FYSEM-110VH Volcanoes and Volcanic Hazards, Fall 2018

Library Catalog - Search for books in the 5 College Libraries

Search the Five Colleges Library Catalog 

If the item is at another library, click on "Request item" to have it delivered to the MHC Library Circulation Desk. 

Where will I find books on the Library Shelves

To browse the stacks for appropriate books, go to the Library shelives with these Library of Congres classifications:

  • G-GB (geography)
  • GC (oceanography)
  • GE (environment)
  • GF (human ecology)
  • QE (geology)
  • TD (environmental pollution and technology)

Google Books- search and access SOME book full text online

Use the "find in a library" link to discover if MHC owns a book

Worldcat - beyond the 5 Colleges

Use the "Search MH Links" link to search the Five College Catalog or request a book through inter-library loan. >>

Reading Call Numbers

  • N - describes the subject area: read in alphabetical order
  • 66 -  describes the topic: read as a whole number
  • B634- describes the author's last name: read in alphabetical order, then the number as a decimal
  • 1999  - date of publication: read in chronological order

Example of call number order:

N66 .B634 1999
NA 9 .A34 2005
NA 20 .G4 2001
NA 100.G411.2001
NA 100 .G47 2008

    Springshare's information on Accessibility in Libguides - - MHC Accessibility Barriers Form