These are the guidelines by which materials are purchased for the English language and literatures collections of the UW Libraries (Seattle Campus). For questions or more information, please contact the English Studies Librarian.
The UW Libraries is committed to providing convenient and timely access to collections and information resources that are outstanding with respect to their quality, depth, diversity, format and currency to support the research and teaching missions of the University of Washington.
Oceanography covers ocean sciences, solutions to problems of societyal relevance, and public awareness of the marine environment. Areas of focus include climate change, acoustics, ocean acidification, fisheries assessments and tsunami forecasting.
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