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New Books received Feb. 1-8, 2017, including gifts

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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

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

Building an ark for Texas : the evolution of a natural history museum / Walt Davis.
Q105.U62 .D38 2016.

A history of science in society : from philosophy to utility / Andrew Ede and Lesley B. Cormack.
Q125 .E365 2017.

A fortunate universe : life in a finely tuned cosmos / Geraint F. Lewis, Luke A. Barnes.
Q172.5.C45 L484 2016.

Arguing science : a dialogue on the future of science and spirit / Rupert Sheldrake & Michael Shermer.
Q175 .S5328 2016.

Where science and ethics meet : dilemmas at the frontiers of medicine and biology / Chris Willmott and Salvador Macip.
Q175.35 .W5513 2016.

Innocent experiments : childhood and the culture of popular science in the United States / Rebecca Onion.
Q175.52.U6 O55 2016.

QB - Astronomy, Cosmology

The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Observatory took the measure of the stars / Dava Sobel.
QB34.5 .S63 2016.

QC - Physics, Climatology

Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography / David Bodanis.
QC16.E5 B66 2016.

The Pope of Physics : Enrico Fermi and the birth of the atomic age / Gino Segrè and Bettina Hoerlin.
QC16.F46 S44 2016.

A singularly unfeminine profession : one woman's journey in physics / Mary K. Gaillard.
QC16.G355 A3 2015.

The mathematics that power our world : how is it made? / Joseph Khoury, Gilles Lamothe.
QC88 .K46 2016.

QD - Chemistry, Biochemistry

Hawley's condensed chemical dictionary.
QD5 .C5 2016.

A history of modern chemistry / by Noboru Hirota.
QD11 .N63 2016.

Metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) : chemistry, technologies, and applications / Priscilla Reeves, editor.
QD411 .M4965 2016.

The chemical bond in inorganic chemistry : the bond valence model / I. David Brown.
QD461 .B837 2016.

QE - Geology, Paleontology

Research frontiers of sedimentary basin interiors : a case study and methodological review on an oblique convergent margin / [editors], Yasuto Itoh, Shigekazu Kusumoto and Keiji Takemura.
QE615 .R45 2016.

Footprints in stone : fossil traces of coal-age tetrapods / Ronald J. Buta & David C. Kopaska-Merkel.
QE845 .B88 2016.

QH - Biology, Ecology, Genetics

Coexistence : the ecology and evolution of tropical biodiversity / Jan Sapp.
QH84.5 .S27 2016.

The new ecology : rethinking a science for the Anthropocene / Oswald J. Schmitz.
QH541.13 .S356 2017.

The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) : meeting the challenges of biodiversity conservation and governance / edited by Marie Hrabanski and Denis Pesche.
QH541.15.B56 I577 2017.

QK - Botany

Trees : a complete guide to their biology and structure / Roland Ennos.
QK475 .E552 2016.

Bogs & fens : a guide to the peatland plants of the northeastern United States and adjacent Canada / Ronald B. Davis.
QK938.P42 D38 2016.

Plant cytogenetics / Ram J. Singh.
QK981.35 .S56 2017.

QL - Zoology

The home place : memoirs of a colored man's love affair with nature / J. Drew Lanham.
QL31.L373 A3 2016.

Wonders are collectible : taxidermy, tranquil beauty / J. Lemaitre.
QL63 .L486 2016.

Biological invasions and animal behaviour / edited by Judith S. Weis and Daniel Sol.
QL86 .B56 2016.

Charles Darwin's life with birds : his complete ornithology / Clifford B. Frith.
QL673 .F75 2016.

QM - QP Anatomy - Physiology

The psychic immune system : a hidden epiphenomenon of the body's own defenses / Jerry Kroth.
QP356.47 .K76 2016.

Emperor of enzymes : a biography of Arthur Kornberg, biochemist and Nobel laureate / Errol C. Friedberg.
QP606.D46 F75 2016.

QR - QW Microbiology, Virology, Pharmacology


R - Medicine, Neuroscience


S - Agriculture, Soil Science

Cities of farmers : urban agricultural practices and processes / edited by Julie C. Dawson and Alfonso Morales.
S494.5.U72 C585 2016.

Crop genetic diversity in the field and on the farm : principles and applications in research practices / Devra I. Jarvis, Toby Hodgkin, Anthony H.D. Brown, John Tuxill, Isabel López Noriega, Melinda Smale, and Bhuwon Sthapit.
SB106.G46 J37 2016.

T - Technology, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Silicon earth : introduction to microelectronics and nanotechnology / John D. Cressler.
TK7874 .C746 2016.

The GMO revolution / Wim Grunewald, Jo Bury.
TP248.65.F66 G7813 2015.

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:
February 09, 2017