Books provide in-depth information on broad subject areas. Researchers use them when they need:
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You can also browse the shelves for applied mathematics books on the 500 level. Library materials are shelved according to the alphanumeric Library of Congress Classification (LCC) System. Relevant LCC Call Number ranges for mathematics include:
QA Mathematics
QA 1-43 General mathematics
QA 75.5-76.95 Computer science
QA 76.75-76.765 Computer software
QA 101-145 Elementary mathematics. Arithmetic
QA 150-272.5 Algebra
QA 273-299 Probabilities. Mathematical statistics. Numerical analysis
QA 273-280 Statistics
QA 440-699 Geometry. Trigonometry. Topology
QA 801-939 Analytic mechanics
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