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Astronomy: Books

An introduction to library resources on Astronomy.

Why choose a book?

Books are good places to find in-depth background information on a topic. The books on this page and more can be found in the MCC Library and borrowed for three weeks.

Newest Books

Books on Astronomy

Locating books in the library

Astronomy call numbers:

Browse these sections in the library to find books on each topic.

QB1-991 Astronomy
QB1-139 General
QB140-237 Practical and spherical astronomy
QB349-421 Theoretical astronomy and celestial mechanics
QB460-466 Astrophysics
QB495-903 Descriptive astronomy
QB500.5-785 Solar system
QB799-903 Stars
QB980-991 Cosmogony. Cosmology

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