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Background information

Dictionaries and encyclopedias

Browse the shelves using the following call numbers:

  • Natural History: QH1 - QH278.5
  • Zoology: QL1 - QL991
  • Invertebrates: QL360 - QL599.82
  • Chordates: QL605 - QL739.8
  • Animal behaviour: QL750 - 795
  • Morphology: QL799 - 799.5
  • Anatomy: QL801 - QL950.9
  • Embryology: QL951 - QL 991


Find out about accessing the Library's online resources from on and off campus and requesting items not in the Library collection through Interlibrary Loan.

Finding articles



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Andrea Miller-Nesbitt
Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering
Mcdonald-Stewart Library Building
809 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montréal, Québec H3A 0C1

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Resource key

  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library use
  • Catalogue record

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