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Research Guides

Forest and Fire Sciences

Guide to resources to support the learning, teaching and research in the forest resources and fire ecology programs of the U-Idaho College of Natural Resources.



Call #

Dictionary for Managing Trees in Urban Environments

Ref SB436.D53 2009

Elsevier's Dictionary of Forestry

Ref SD126.D455 2004

Encyclopedia of American Forest and Conservation History

SD143.E53 1983 (3rd floor)

Encyclopedia of Forest Sciences


Encyclopedia of Geographic Information Science

G70.212.E534 2008

Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology

SB728.E53 2000 (3rd floor)

Forest History Bibliography


Historical dictionary of forestry and woodland terms

Ref SD179.J349 1991

Literature of forestry and agroforestry

Ref SD387.D6L58 1996

NWCG Glossary of Wildland Fire


Finding Books in the Library

Search for books (including the e-book collection) using the library catalog.

Books are located on the 4th (A-G), 3rd (H-S), and 2nd (T-Z) floors organized by the Library of Congress Classification system.


Call # Areas

Geography (specifically GIS and remote sensing)


Forestry (General)

SD 1-131

History of Forestry


Forestry Education

SD 250-363.3

Forestry Machinery and Engineering. Forest Roads.

SD 388-89

Forest Soils

SD 390-390.43

Forest Meteorology.

SD 390.5-390.7


SD 391-410.9

Conservation and Protection.  Includes Wildland Fire.

SD 411-428

Exploitation and utilization

SD 430-559

Administration. Policy.

SD 561-669.5