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Find Print Books and Other Physical Items in the GFU Libraries 

To search for GFU print books, videos, and other physical items:

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The initial Primo search returns physical items along with online materials.

To limit to physical items from GFU libraries, such as print books, DVDs and print journalslook at the left side of the search results under the Availability heading and click the link "Physical Items in GFU Libraries"

Next, narrow by Resource Type such as print books from the left sidebar by clicking the link to Print Books, DVD Videos, Journals, etc. 

A Primo Advanced Search allows for more nuanced searching, and limiting by material type, language, and more.                                                                                    Circulation Period: GFU books circulate to students for a 12-week period, with up to two renewals. Most DVDs check out for one week.


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Use call numbers to browse for print books in the library:

QH1–278.5 Natural history (General)
QH1–199.5 General – Including nature conservation, geographical distribution
QH201–278.5 Microscopy
QH301–705.5 Biology (General)
QH359–425 Evolution
QH426–470 Genetics
QH471–489 Reproduction
QH501–531 Life
QH540–549.5 Ecology
QH573–671 Cytology
QH705–705.5 Economic biology
QK1–989 Botany
QK1–474.5 General – Including geographical distribution
QK474.8–495 Spermatophyta. Phanerogams
QK494–494.5 Gymnosperms
QK495 Angiosperms
QK504–(638) Cryptogams
QK640–(707) Plant anatomy
QK710–899 Plant physiology
QK900–989 Plant ecology
QL1–991 Zoology
QL1–355 General – Including geographical distribution
QL360–599.82 Invertebrates
QL461–599.82 Insects
QL605–739.8 Chordates. Vertebrates
QL614–639.8 Fishes
QL640–669.3 Reptiles and amphibians
QL671–699 Birds
QL700–739.8 Mammals
QL750–795 Animal behavior
QL791–795 Stories and anecdotes
QL799–799.5 Morphology
QL801–950.9 Anatomy
QL951–991 Embryology
QM1–695 Human anatomy
QM1–511 General
QM531–549 Regional anatomy
QM550–577.8 Human and comparative histology
QM601–695 Human embryology
QP1–(981) Physiology
QP1–345 General – Including influence of the environment
QP351–495 Neurophysiology and neuropsychology
QP501–801 Animal biochemistry
QP(901)–(981) Experimental pharmacology
QR1–502 Microbiology
QR1–74.5 General
QR75–99.5 Bacteria
QR99.6–99.8 Cyanobacteria
QR100–130 Microbial ecology
QR171 Microorganisms in the animal body
QR180–189.5 Immunology
QR355–502 Virology