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Science in Society Program: Home

Local Links and Info

Call Number locations for Science in Society books (in Olin and SciLi Reference and Stacks)

  • B-BD, BH-BJ - Philosophy
  • BF - Psychology
  • D-F - History
  • GN - Anthropology
  • H - Social Sciences
  • Q - Science
  • R - Medicine
  • S - Agriculture
  • T - Technology

Research in Science and Society

This is a brief guide to some of the major library and internet resources for research for the Science in Society Program. Depending upon your topic, resources in other subject areas may also be useful. If you want more resources or assistance using these, please set up a personal research session to meet with a librarian.



  • The Oxford Companion to the History of Modern Science - Sci Ref Q 125 .O86 -A guide to the history of science from the Renaissance until the beginning of the 21st century.
  • History of Modern Science and Mathematics - Sci Ref Q 125 .H6298 - Four volumes of thematic essays and histories of the various branches of scientific study.


Subject Guide

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Kendall Hobbs
Olin Library, Reference Department (Room 107-D)
Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT 07459