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Chem 7: Science and Society: Home

Winter '15 ~ Prof. Fredrick Kull ~ Jane Quigley, Kresge Library

Kresge's PopSci Collection

Find more great books in Kresge's Popular Science collection!


This guide is meant to help you locate and explore information resources that will be useful to you as you research your seminar topics.  Feel free to ask for research help, or to send us questions, comments or suggestions!

Kresge Physical Sciences Library

Jane Quigley, Physical Sciences Librarian ~ 646-3564 ~ email Jane

Lora Leligdon, Physical Sciences Librarian ~ 646-3845 ~ email Lora



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Kresge Popular Science Collection

The Kresge Popular Science Collection features recent books on current, popular, high-interest science topics in the physical and general sciences, to be enjoyed by ALL readers regardless of their background in science, mathematics or engineering. You’ll find books on …

  • Science and popular culture
  • Futurism, forecasting
  • Best-sellers on science topics
  • Current and emerging science areas; controversial or “hot” topics
  • Popular biographies of prominent scientists
  • Vocational and career guides
  • Anthologies of science writing “eg Best American Science Writing”
  • Games, brain teasers, etc.

Books in this collection have a 28-day circulation period, with no renewals, so we can keep these high-interest titles circulating!

Comments or suggestions? We'd love to hear from you! Email us or drop us a note!