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Collection Development Policy Statement: Animal Science

Levels of collection importance in the sub fields of animal science

IV. Levels of Collection Intensity

Conspectus

Call # Ranges SUBJECT Level NOTE
SF 1-83 Animal culture (general) 3
SF 84-84.5 Economic zoology 2
SF 85-99 Ranges, housing, environmental control, feeds, nutrition 3
SF 101-121 Brands, breeds, exhibitions 3
SF 170-180 Working animals 1
SF 191-275 Cattle, dairying, dairy products 3
SF 277-359 Horses, draft horses. General, breeds and breeding, showing, horsemanship, racing 3
SF 361-362 Donkeys, mules 1
SF 371-379 Sheep. Wool 2
SF 380-388 Goats 2
SF 391-401 Swine 3B
SF 402-405 Fur-bearing animals 2
SF 405.5-407 Laboratory animals 2
SF 409-473 Small animal culture. Pets (dogs, cats, rabbits, birds) 3B
SF 456-459 Fish, exotic animals 1
SF 481-507 Poultry 3
SF 508-513 Game and ornamental birds 1
SF 518-597 Rearing of insects & other invertebrates 2
SF 521-539 Bee culture 3
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