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New Books on display, October 17, 2014

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Where are the new books?

Books are listed in call number order, in the following subjects:

Agriculture  - S Climatology - QC Pharmacology - QV
Anatomy  -  QM Ecology  -  QH Physics  -  QC
Astronomy  -  QB Geology  -  QE Physiology   -  QP
Biochemistry  - QD Immunology - QR Science (general, history, philosophy) - Q
Biology  -  QH Medicine  -  RA Technology  -  T
Botany  -  QK Microbiology  -  QR Virology - QR
Chemistry  -  QD Neuroscience   -  RC Zoology   -  QL

Encyclopedia of environmental change / editor-in chief- John A. Matthews.
GE149 .E442 2014. vols. 1-3.

Future earth : advancing civic understanding of the anthropocene / Diana Dalbotten, Gillian Roehrig, Patrick Hamilton, editors.
GF75 .F88 2014.

Human evolution : genes, genealogies and phylogenies / Graeme Finlay.
GN281 .F54 2013.

The inheritor's powder : a tale of arsenic, murder, and the new forensic science / Sandra Hempel.
HV6555.G7 H46 2013.

Q - Science (General, History, Philosophy) & QA - Mathematics & Computer Science

The island of knowledge : the limits of science and the search for meaning / Marcelo Gleiser.
Q175.32.M43 G57 2014.

Opening science : the evolving guide on how the internet is changing research, collaboration and scholarly publishing / Sönke Bartling, Sascha Friesike, editors.
Q179.97 .O74 2014.

QB - Astronomy, Cosmology

Life beyond Earth : the search for habitable worlds in the Universe / Athena Coustenis and Thérèse Encrenaz.
QB54 .C686 2013.

Our sun : biography of a star / Christopher Cooper.
QB521.4 .C66 2013.

Revealing the heart of the galaxy : the Milky Way and its black hole / Robert H. Sanders.
QB843.B55 S26 2014.

Behind the scenes of the universe : from the Higgs to dark matter / Gianfranco Bertone.
QB982 .B47 2013.

QC - Physics, Climatology

Gravity does not exist : a puzzle for the 21st century / Vincent Icke.
QC7 .I35 2014.

The Oxford handbook of the history of physics / edited by Jed Z. Buchwald and Robert Fox.
QC7 .O945 2013.

Fundamentals of physics : mechanics, relativity, and thermodynamics / R. Shankar.
QC21.3 .S53 2014.

The thinking person's guide to climate change / Robert Henson.
QC981.8.C5 H4688 2014.

The Arctic climate system / Mark C. Serreze, Roger G. Barry.
QC994.8 .S475 2014.

QD - Chemistry, Biochemistry

CRC handbook of chemistry and physics. 95th ed.
QD65.H3. 2014-2015.

The chemical bond / edited by Gernot Frenking and Sason Shaik.
QD461 .C42155 2014. vols. 1-2.

QE - Geology, Paleontology

Returning carbon to nature : coal, carbon capture, and storage / Michael Stephenson.
QE516.C37 S73 2013.

Continental tectonics and mountain building : the legacy of Peach and Horne / edited by R.D. Law, [et al.].
QE601 .C665 2010.

QH - Biology, Ecology, Genetics

Views of nature / Alexander von Humboldt ; translated by Mark W. Person ; edited by Stephen T. Jackson and Laura Dassow Walls.
QH45 .H82 2014.

Nature's steward : a history of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida / Nicholas G. Penniman IV.
QH76.5.F6 P46 2014.

Oceans and human health : implications for society and well-being / edited by Robert E. Bowen, Michael H. Depledge, Cinnamon P. Carlarne, and Lora E. Fleming.
QH91 .O27 2014.

Requiem for the Santa Cruz : an environmental history of an Arizona river / Robert H. Webb, Julio L. Betancourt, R. Roy Johnson, and Raymond M. Turner.
QH104.5.S26 W43 2014.

Gotham unbound : the ecological history of greater New York / Ted Steinberg.
QH105.N7 S77 2014.

Aristotle's ladder, Darwin's tree : the evolution of visual metaphors for biological order / J. David Archibald.
QH315 .A723 2014.

Mathematics for the life sciences : calculus, modeling, probability, and dynamical systems / Glenn Ledder.
QH323.5 .L39 2013.

Astrobiology : a very short introduction / David C. Catling.
QH326 .C38 2013.

Advances in genetics. vol. 86.
QH431.A1A3.

ReCombinatorics : the algorithmics of ancestral recombination graphs and explicit phylogenetic networks / Dan Gusfield.
QH443 .G87 2014.

Towards a theory of development / edited by Alessandro Minelli, Thomas Pradeu.
QH491 .T68 2014.

Experimental evolution and the nature of biodiversity / Rees Kassen
QH541.15.B56 K37 2014.

Our uncommon heritage : biodiversity change, ecosystem services, and human wellbeing / Charles Perrings.
QH541.15.E25 P47 2014.

Marine community ecology and conservation / edited by Mark D. Bertness, Brian R. Silliman, John J. Stachowicz.
QH541.5.S3 M2563 2014.

QK - Botany

Trees of western North America / Richard Spellenberg, Christopher J. Earle, and Gil Nelson.
QK133 .S648 2014.

Papyrus : the plant that changed the world, from ancient Egypt to today's water wars / John Gaudet.
QK495.C997 G38 2014.

Plants and the human brain / David O. Kennedy.
QK861 .K46 2014.

QL - Zoology

Biology of ticks / edited by Daniel E. Sonenshine and R. Michael Roe.
QL458.15.P37 B55 2014. vol. 1.

American alligator : ancient predator in the modern world / Kelby Ouchley.
QL666.C925 O93 2013.

Flight ways : life and loss at the edge of extinction / Thom van Dooren.
QL677.4 .V36 2014.

War of the whales : a true story / Joshua Horwitz.
QL737.C4 H66 2014.

Narwhals : arctic whales in a melting world / Todd McLeish.
QL737.C433 M43 2014.

Animal madness : how anxious dogs, compulsive parrots, and elephants in recovery help us understand ourselves / Laurel Braitman.
QL751 .B6834 2014.

QM - QP Anatomy - Physiology

The myth of mirror neurons : the real neuroscience of communication and cognition / Gregory Hickok, PhD.
QP376 .H53 2014.

The first brain : the neuroscience of planarians / Oné R. Pagán.
QP376 .P29 2014.

Vitamins and hormones. vol. 96.
QP801.V5V5.

QR - QW Microbiology, Virology, Pharmacology

 

R - Medicine, Neuroscience

The official guide to the MCAT exam. 4th ed. 2015.
R838.5 .O44.

Reimagining global health : an introduction / Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, Arthur Kleinman, Matthew Basilico.
RA441 .R448 2013.

International review of neurobiology. vols. 115-117.
RC341.I5.

S - Agriculture, Soil Science

A golden weed : tobacco and environment in the Piedmont South / Drew A. Swanson.
SB273 .S93 2014.

The science of cheese / Michael H. Tunick.
SF271 .T86 2014.

T - Technology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

The real cost of fracking : how America's shale gas boom is threatening our families, pets, and food / Michelle Bamberger and Robert Oswald ; foreword bySandra Steingraber.
TD195.G3 B36 2014.

Water resources : an integrated approach / edited by Joseph Holden.
TD346 .W28 2014.

Grasberg : mining the richest and most remote deposit of copper and gold in the world, in the mountains of Irian Jaya, Indonesia / George A. Mealey.
TN446.I52 I746 1996. [gift of Bruce Simonson]

Coal and coke in Pennsylvania / Carmen DiCiccio.
TN805.P4 D53 1996. [gift of Bruce Simonson]



Where are the new books?  The new book area is on the right as you enter the Science Library. Books are displayed on the glass shelves facing outward (toward the science center corridor) and in call number order on the wood shelves below.  All regular circulating books on the new book shelf are available for immediate checkout. Please search OBIS for stacks location and availability if the books are no longer on the new book shelf.
Last updated:
October 17, 2014