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The General Collection and the Reference Area can also be
browsed using these areas of the Library of Congress Classification System.
QH – Natural history and General Biology. Includes nature conservation, microscopy,
general biology, genetics, reproduction, ecology, and cytology.
QM – Human Anatomy. Includes human embryology.
QP – Physiology. Includes neurophysiology, neuropsychology, animal
biochemistry, experimental pharmacology.
QR – Microbiology. Includes bacteria, immunology, and virology.
RA- Public Aspects of Medicine. Includes public health, hygiene and preventive
RC – Internal Medicine. Includes the practice of medicine such as diagnosis,
individual diseases, first aid, neurology and psychiatry, geriatrics, arctic and
tropical medicine and sports medicine.
RD – Surgery. Includes wounds and injuries and orthopedics.
RE-RL – Ophthalmology, gynecology, and obstetrics, pediatrics, dentistry, and
RM – Therapeutics and Pharmacology. Includes diet therapy, diet and dietetics
in disease, immunotherapy, endocrinology, drugs, and physical therapy.
TX – Home Economics. Includes nutrition, foods and food supply.