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ABE 4231C: Irrigation and Drainage Engineering: Books & E-Books

This guide provides you with information resources to complete projects in Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (ABE 4231C)

Journal Call Numbers

Most Agricultural & Biological Engineering books are on the 4th Floor in the Marston Science Library. Use the below chart to determine the relevant call number range. Otherwise, search the library catalog to find books by subject, title and author.

Call # Subject

HD 1401-2210

Agriculture & resource economics

S 1-589


S 590-670

Soil science

S 671-790

Agricultural engineering

S 900-954

Conservation of natural resources






Animal Science


Aquaculture, fisheries


Hunting, wildlife management

Finding books

Library Catalog (Books, E-books, Journals, Videos, & More)


Most of the print engineering books are in the Marston Science Library, but books on topics such as economics and business are more likely on the shelves of Library West.


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