Resources for general science topics
Library of Congress call number ranges: Q
Selected reference tools for the study of general science
Encyclopedias are a great tool to use when beginning a research project. Entries in encyclopedias are frequently written by experts within their field and provide a good overview of your topic of interest. They can also provide ideas and new perspectives about a topic as well as point to good sources for further research.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Ref Q 121 .G37 2004.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Science (Online version), http://library.utdallas.edu/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=880933
McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, Ref Q 121 .M3 2007.
McGraw-Hill's Access Science: Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Online, http://library.utdallas.edu/vwebv/holdingsInfo?searchId=824&recCount=50&recPointer=0&bibId=1467318