Skip to Main Content

Call Numbers: Biology

Recommended Call Numbers for Biology

G        Geography, Anthropology, and Recreation

GC     Oceanography

Q        Science


QH     Natural history

                 75-77        Nature conservation.

                 201-278    Microscopy

                 301-705    General biology

                 426-470    Genetics

                 471-489    Reproduction

                 501-531    Life

                 540-549    Ecology

                (For human ecology, see GF Anthropology)


QK     Botany

                641-673    Plant anatomy

                710-899    Plant physiology

                901-938    Plant ecology


QL     Zoology

               750-795    Animal behavior and psychology

               801-950    Anatomy

               951-991    Embryology


QM     Human anatomy

                 601-691    Human embryology

QP     Physiology

                351-495    Neurophysiology. Neuropsychology

                501-801    Animal biochemistry

                901-981    Experimental pharmacology


QR     Microbiology

                75-99        Bacteria

                180-189    Immunology

                355-484    Virology


R       Medicine and History of medicine

RA     Public aspects of medicine, Including medical statistics

RB     Pathology


RC     Practice of medicine

                 86-88          First aid in illness and injury

                 321-576      Neurology and psychiatry

                1200-1245    Sports medicine


RD     Surgery

RM    Therapeutics. Pharmacology

RS     Pharmacy

S       Agriculture and Conservation of natural resources              

SB     Plant culture

               114-118    Seeds

               119-125    Propagation

               183-317    Field crops

               599-999    Diseases and pests

Lilly Library is a founding member of PALNI, ALI, and The Oberlin Group

Wabash logo
301 W. Wabash Avenue
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
(765) 361-6100