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GEOGRAPHY RESEARCH GUIDE: Books

Library tools & databases that have mapping and/or data download capabilities.

Using OneSearch

New books in geography

Coming soon!

Books in other libraries

If you can't find information that you're looking for in the UR catalog, try searching WorldCat, which lists books from other libraries.  You may request these books through Interlibrary Loan.

Finding books in geography


You may also use the library's online catalog to locate books and other materials in geography owned by Boatwright Library 
Search by author, title, Library of Congress subject heading, or combine terms using keyword searching.

You may want to browse the library shelves for research ideas or general interest topics.  Books related to geography can be found in the following call number ranges, located on the B1 level of Boatwright Library:

G     
      
G1-9980  -  Geography (General).  Atlases.  Maps
         For geography and description of individual countries, see GD-GF
   G149-570  -  Voyages and travels (General) 
         For travels in special continents and countries, see GD-GF
      G587-890  -  Polar regions
      G1000.3-3122  -  Atlases
      G3190-9980  -  Maps
   GA1-776  -  Mathematical geography.  Cartography
   GB3-5030  -  Physical geography
      GB111-398.7  -  By region or country
      GB400-649  -  Geomorphology
      GB651-2998  -  Hydrology.  Water
      GB5000-5030  -  Natural disasters
   GC1-1581  -  Oceanography
   GF1-900  -  Human ecology.  Anthropogeography
      GF53-67  -  Man's relationship to specific environments
      GF500-900  -  By region or country
   GN1-890  -  Anthropology