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Chemistry: Books

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

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Chemistry Books

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Subject Guide

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Nicole Duncan-Kinard
Contact:
1700 Spring Garden Street,
Library, Room L1-11
Philadelphia, PA 19130
215-751-8407
Subjects: Mathematics

Call Numbers

These are the main numbers:

540 Chemistry & allied sciences
541 Physical chemistry
542 Techniques, equipment etc
543 Analytical chemistry
544 [Unassigned]
545 [Unassigned]
546 Inorganic chemistry
547 Organic chemistry
548 Crystallography
549 Mineralogy

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660 Chemical engineering
661 Industrial chemicals
662 Explosives, fuels etc
663 Beverage technology
664 Food technology
665 Industrial oils, fats, etc
666 Ceramic & allied tech.
667 Cleaning, colr, coating tech.
668 Technology of othr org. prod.
669 Metallurgy

Don't forget to check both Reference and the Main Stacks.

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