Michigan State University

Collection Development Policy Statement: Veterinary Medicine

Levels of collection importance in the sub fields of veterinary medicine

Levels of Collecting Intensity

(Use conspectus divisions and/or compilations thereof followed by the RLG collection intensity level. Scope notes, if any, should be uniformly brief.)

Conspectus

Call # Ranges

Subject

Level

Note

SF 600-1100

Veterinary Medicine

3B

 

SF 604.5-724

History and Conditions

1

See below *

SF 740

Veterinary Public Health

4

 

SF 761-768

Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology

3B

 

SF 769

Veterinary Pathology

3B

 

SF 771-779

Diagnosis & Teaching

3B

 

SF 780.2-780.9

Veterinary Microbiology

4

See also QR49

SF 781-809

Communicable, Microbial, Parasitical Diseases

4

 

SF 810

Predatory Animals

1

See QL758

SF 811-910

Veterinary Medicine by Organ or System

4

 

SF 911-914

Veterinary Surgery

4

 

SF 915-919

Veterinary Pharmacology

4

 

SF 925

Veterinary Physical Medicine

1

 

SF 951-959

Diseases of Horses

4

 

SF 961-967

Diseases of Cattle

4

 

SF 968-969

Diseases of Sheep & Goats

4

 

SF 971-977

Diseases of Swine

4

 

SF 981-992

Diseases of Pets

4

 

SF 994-996

Diseases of Birds, Zoo Animals, Laboratory Animals

4

 

SF 997

Diseases of Wild Animals, Fur-bearing Animals, Reptiles

2

Strong in Reptiles

* Special Collections collects at a 3B level for materials older than 1850.

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