Great for summaries and background information, books are a reliable, easy to understand source. The books for Geography and Environmental Science are spread across the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floors of the Library. Most of the science-related books are on the 3rd floor and the social science and economics books are on the 2nd floor. General and regional geography, atlases and maps are on the 4th Floor.
Use your module reading list to find books recommended by your lecturer. Find the link on the module site on Blackboard or via the link below.
Alternatively search for a specific book or books on a topic using the Enterprise catalogue (search box below).
Books and the shelves where you will find them are all numbered according to topic area. See the guide below for an outline of the main location (Call) numbers for topics in this subject area:
For the latest information on specific topics, use journal articles.
For quick access to articles available to students at Reading search Summon for your topic using the box below.
Explore further using these key resources for your subject: