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Fire Science Technology: Books and E-Books

This guide is designed to be a one-stop source of information to support the Fire Science Technology program at GPTC.

How to Search for Printed Books and Ebooks in Primo

Primo is our online catalog which provides simple, one-stop searching for printed books and eBooks, videos, articles, and more.

  • To perform a simple search for printed books and eBooks, begin by clicking the ‘Find Books’ tab located in the ‘Find it!’ box.
  • Next, type in your key words or search terms and click "Search" or press enter on your keyboard.
  • The result list will contain both printed books and eBooks.
  • EBooks will say "Online access" or "Full text available" under the description. "Online access" is a link that will take you directly to the book. "Full text available" will take you to a link that you can follow to read the book.
  • Printed books will say "Available" under the description and will show a location in the library and a call number. Use the call number to find the item on the shelf.
  • If your search retrieves more results than needed, you can narrow or refine the results by selecting one or a combination of the many options on the right.

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Course-related Fire Science Technology Books in the Library

To get information about these books, place the cursor over the title.

How to Find Fire Science Books on the Library's Shelves

Books are organized using the Library of Congress Classification System.

Books that specialize in the field of Fire Science have call numbers that begin with the letters TH

TH9111-TH9747   

Fire Prevention & Extinction

  TH9118

Biographies of fire fighters

  TH9120

Fire Science theses by AMC students

  TH9128

Physical training for fire fighters

  TH9145

Research on fire fighting

  TH9151

Firemen's manuals

  TH9157

Firefighting exam preparation

  TH9158

Fire department management

  TH9130.5

Fire extinction theory

  TH9445

Fire prevention & extinction

  TH9505

Fire protection in specific cities

E-Books You Can Read Online

To get information about these books, place cursor over the title. To read a book, click on the title.


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