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General Science & Free Science Resources: Find Books


Finding Books

There are many ways in which to identify the availability of a book an whether it is in print. the order of this recommendation includes priorities for UCI users. Increasingly, books are becoming available electronically and there may be multiple records for the different formats. The UCI Library is quickly expanding its electronic resources.

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Finding book chapters is increasingly important and available in the digital arena. Many e-book platforms allow one to search at the chapter or full text level and those will be noted in each subject area.

Liaison Librarian

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Julia Gelfand
Office: Science Library 228

Phone: 949-824-4971


Science Book Reviews

There are many websites, blogs and sources that specialize in reviewing science works and books.  Some include the following: