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Geology Book Call Numbers

Geology topics are classified with the QE call numbers. Sometimes it's good to browse the shelf if you aren't after a particular book, so here' s guide the QE call numbers.

QE 1-350.62 | General Geology

QE 351-399.2 | Mineralogy

QE 420-499 | Petrology

QE 500-639.5 | Dynamic and Structural Geology (including volcanoes and earthquakes)

QE 640-699 | Stratigraphy

QE 701-760 | Paleontology

QE 760.8-899.2 | Paleozoology

QE 901-996.5 | Paleobotany 

It might also be beneficial to browse other subjects with different call numbers of potential interest. These are broad ranges of topics but for more details, please check out PDF of the Library of Congress' guide to science call numbers.

Geology Librarian

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Kristen Adams

If you have questions or need help with research, please contact me at

To schedule an online meeting through Webex, Zoom, or GoogleMeet, please email me and let me know your preference.

I will be on leave during most of spring semester 2021. If you need anything when I’m out of the office, please contact the following people: Matt Benzing ( for MME or CPB; Ginny Boehme ( for GLG or GEO; or Kevin Messner ( for CHM.

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Biology librarian

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Ginny Boehme

My appointment scheduler is open for you to meet with me virtually. The default platform I use is Zoom, but if you prefer Google Meet or WebEx, that's not a problem at all.

My spring semester office hours:
Mondays and Wednesdays, 12pm-3pm

Monday, April 12
Wednesday, April 14
Monday, April 19
Wednesday, April 28

I will hold office hours via my personal Zoom room.

202 King Library