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Environment and Natural Resources : Welcome

Welcome

This guide, partly in Icelandic, is meant to help you find your way in the  library to the material you need for your research.

We are presently working on this guide so do not hesitate to come to the reference desk for further assistance.

Access to E-resources

Access to e-material is either

  • open to all
  • open on a nationwide basis

            or

  • open on the University network
         subscriptions of the library

Students and staff of The University of Iceland who have VPN  (Virtual Private Network) in their computers can access the library´s subscriptions from home.

   

Where is the library stuff?

Books for circulation are on the 3rd and 4th floors of the library and reference material, which is not lent out, is on the 2nd floor. 

Printed journals are on the 3rd floor but most of the library´s journals are available online.

Audiovisual material and sound recordings are on the 4th floor.

Rafræn gögn – Stafræn endurgerð íslensks efnis

Auk prentaðs efnis, handrita og hljóðrita er aðgangur í sérstökum gagnasöfnum að ýmsu stafrænu efni.

Dewey Classification – Main Classes

The libray material is classified in ten main classes of the Dewey Decimal Classification and shelved accordingly.

000   Computer science, information & general works
100   Philosophy & psychology
200   Religion
300   Social sciences
400    Language
500    Natural sciences & mathematics
600    Technology (Applied sciences) – Medicine
700    Arts and recreation
800    Literature
900    History, geography & biography

 

Classes related to environment ...

100                   Heimspeki
101                   Umhverfissiðfræði

150                   Sálfræði
155.9                Umhverfissálfræði

300                   Félagsvísindi
304.2                Mannvistfræði

310                   Hagskýrslur
311                   StjórnmálafræðI

333                  Auðlindahagfræði
333.7               Umhverfismál
333.714           Mat á umhverfisáhrifum

333.7 – 333.9   Náttúruauðlindir
338                   Framleiðsluhagfræði
338.1                Landbúnaður
338.3                Fiskveiðistjórnun

340                   Lögfræði
344.046            Umhverfisréttur
346.043            Eignaréttur á náttúruauðlindum

350                   Opinber stjórnsýsla o.fl.           
354.3                Stjórn umhverfismála  ...

360                   Félagsleg vandamál
363.7                Umhverfisvandamál, umhverfisvernd

500                   Raunvísindi

570                  Lífvísindi – Líffræði
571                  Vistfræði

620                  Verkfræði og skyldar greinar
620.8               Vinnuvistfræði
628                  Umhverfisverndarverkfræði

 639                Landbúnaður, sjávarútvegur
 639.9             Náttúruvernd

 650               Stjórnun