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About Reference Books
Reference books are a good way to get an overview of your topic. Reference books usually contain background information and bibliographies (which direct to other sources). In the UI Library, reference books are located on 1st floor near the Reference/Informaiton Desk.
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Food Science Reference Resources, Handbooks, and Manuals
Most reference books are located in the reference section on 1st floor. Others can be found in the Main Stacks on 2nd-4th floors. Books are shelved using the Library of Congress Classification system.
Bender's Dictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology
Main Stacks - TX349.B4 2006
The business of food : encyclopedia of the food and drink industries
Main Stacks - HD9000.5.B875 2007
Dictionary of food Compounds: Additives, flavors, and ingredients
Main Stacks - TP368.2.D53 2004
Dictionary of Food Ingredients
Main Stacks - TX551.I26 2001
The Encyclopedia of American Food and Drink
Ref TX349 .M266 2013
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture
Ref GT2850.E53 2003. Also available as e-book.
Encyclopedia of Food Microbiology
Main Stacks - QR115.E53 2000. Also available as e-book.
Encyclopedia of Food Safety
Available as e-book.
Encyclopedia of Food Sciences and Nutrition
Main Stacks - TP368.2.E63 2003
Encyclopedia of junk food and fast food
Main Stacks - TX370.S63 2006
Encyclopedia of organic, sustainable, and local food
Main Stacks - HD9005.E645 2010
Food Additives Data Book
Main Stacks - TX553.A3F573 2003. Also available as e-book.
Main Stacks - TX545.F54 2003
Food Chemicals Codex
Main Stacks - TX553.A3F66; Also available as e-book.
Food cultures of the world encyclopedia
Ref GT2850.F666 2011
Food Labeling--Requirements for FDA Regulated Products
Main Stacks - TX551.V48 2007
Handbook of Food Science, Technology, and Engineering
Main Stacks - TP370.4.H38 2006
International handbook of foodborne pathogens
Main Stacks - QR115.I57 2003
Kirk-Othmer encyclopedia of chemical technology
Main Stacks - TP9.E685 2004
Leung’s Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics
Main Stacks - QD415.A25L48 2010. Also available as ebook.
The Oxford companion to American food and drink
Main Stacks - TX349.O94 2007. Also available as e-book.
The Penguin Companion to Food
Ref TX349.D37 2002
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