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EPS 3600: Planetology (Dr. Steven Jaret, Fall 2023)

Tips for Finding Books on Planetary Science

Books on planetary science will likely be found under some of the subject headings below. Try entering some of the terms below into  OneSearch and you'll find many titles. The list here is not exhaustive, but intended to give you a place to start while searching.

  • Names of specific planets (Mars, Jupiter, etc.)
  • Moon
  • Solar System

Books about the solar system and planets generally begin with the call number QB500. You may also find books related to the geology of planets under the call number QE. You can browse through these titles on the 8th floor in the library. If you need help locating a particular title, please ask a librarian at the reference desk (2nd floor) for assistance.

E-Books and Books on Planets in the Solar System

Here is a sample of KCC Library's books and e-books about the solar system!  The hyperlinked titles are e-books that can be read online or downloaded to your computer.  The other titles are books available on the library stacks.  To find more titles, browse the OneSearch catalog or the stacks.