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ADTP – Natural Sciences & Engineering Department
SCOPE:  This subjects guide covers several types of resources such as books, encyclopedias, dictionary, study guides, e-books, recommended databases and more.

Liaison Librarian
Syazana Zainuddin
ADTP - Natural Sciences and Engineering Department > Taylor's Catalogue
 

Reference

Dictionaries & Encyclopedia
Unfamiliar Phrases and Concepts in your Reading List and Assignments Questions could make your life difficult. Look it up in a dictionary or encyclopedia first. These resources can help you out:
 
Dictionaries:
Biology - Dictionaries
Chemistry - Dictionaries
Chemistry, Organic - Dictionaries
Engineering - Dictionaries
Nutrition - Dictionaries
Physics - Dictionaries
 
Encyclopedi:
Biology - Encyclopedias
Chemistry - Encyclopedias
Engineering - Encyclopedias
Human Nutrition - Encyclopedias
Nutrition - Encyclopedias
Physics - Encyclopedias
Handbooks
By giving you an overview of your topic, a handbook or a yearbook can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
Biology - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Chemistry - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Engineering - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Human nutrition - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Nutrition - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Physics - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides
By giving you an overview of your topic, a guides can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
Biology - Study and teaching
Chemistry - Study and teaching
Chemistry, Organic - Study and teaching
Engineering - Study and teaching
Nutrition - Study and teaching
Physics - Study and teaching

Look for Books

Books either from your Reading Lists, recommended by your Lecturer or through Bibliographic references could also be found at the Library.
 
Subject Heading:
Biology
Chemistry
Chemistry, Organic
Engineering
Human nutrition
Nutrition
Physics

Call Number

Use the search in the Library Catalogue. You can search using words like – tourist. You can also browse the Catalogue, or the shelves using the call numbers:
DDC Call Number ClassificationCall No.
Biology574
Chemistry540
Engineering620
Engineering - Problems, exercises, etc620.0076
Human nutrition - Textbooks612.3
Nutrition613.2
Physics530