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MNS 307 - Introduction to Oceanography


How to Use this Guide

This guide is designed to support the course, MNS 307Introduction to Oceanography with Dr. Dong-Ha Min. The purpose of the guide is to help you navigate the various print and electronic resources. You will find information for:

  • Selecting databases for finding articles
  • Finding text-books
  • Writing assistance
  • Citing references 
  • Easy access to science news 

Official course description: Introduction to the sciences of oceanography: geological, physical, and biological. Two lecture hours and two laboratory hours a week for one semester.

Course textbook
Investigating Oceanography, 3rd ed., by Sverdrup and Kudela (1260220621 / 9781260220629, c2020).

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