Forest Management

Welcome to the Forest Management Subject Guide

This guide has been designed to provide an overview of resources available for the study and research on Forest Management.

Find Books

Search Web OPAC to find books available at Library. Though most our collection is in print format, an increasing number of titles are available in electronic format.

E-Books Subject Call Numbers

Many e-books in the Library's collection is listed in Web OPAC, but some titles can only be found by using the e-Books collection websites.

  • Netlibrary e-Books
  • Emerald e-Books
  • Columbia University Press e-Books
  • Science Direct e-Books
  • More...

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The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

Subject Call No.

  • SD1-669.5   Forestry
  • SD11-115    Documents
  • SD119         Voyages, etc.
  • SD131-247.5   History of forestry. Forest conditions
  • SD250-363.3   Forestry education
  • SD388     Forestry machinery and engineering
  • SD388.5  Tools and implements
  • SD389     Forest roads
  • SD390-390.43     Forest soils
  • SD390.5-390.7    Forest meteorology. Forest microclimatology
  • SD391-410.9       Sylviculture
  • SD411-428       Conservation and protection including forest influences, damage by elements, fires, forest reserves
  • SD430-(559) Exploitation and utilization
Getting Books From Elsewhere

If a book or article is not available in Web OPAC or library, use our Document Delivery Service, to obtain a copy of an article or to borrow a book from another library.

Find Articles

This page indentifies the journal indexes most relevant to Agriculture, and provides links to the Library's e-journals page, and how to obtain journal articles.

Related Databases Printed Journals

Use online databases to find journal articles about a subject. Below is a list of databases which are most often used in Forest Management:

  • Web of Science
  • Science Direct
  • CAB Direct
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Nature Journals
  • Wiley - Blackwell

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Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is list of journals often used in Ecotourism.

Forest ecology and management - SD391 F6
Forest science - SD1 F6
Forestry : an international journal of forest research - SD45 F6
Forest Management Certification Workshop Proceedings editors, S. Appanah ... [et al.]
SD235 M37F717
Green heart: for a living planet.- SF1 G813

Other journals subscribed by library can be search via WebOPAC to identify location and holdings.

E-Journals Getting articles from elsewhere

Find e-journals available to the library by title or subject.

  • Jet-P
  • Springer Link e-Journal

If the journal you need is not available in UPM Library, you can obtain a copy of the article from another library through our Document Delivery Service.

Reference Work

The Reference Collection on the First Floor contains a number of different works from quick references, dictionaries, encyclopedia, atlas, thesaurus and etc.There are also ranges of electronic reference resources which is available on the Internet

  • Dictionary of agricultural and environmental science by Frederick R. Troeh and Roy L. Donahue -
    S411 T843
  • Dictionary of botany by Peter Hanson - QK9 H251
  • A dictionary of zoology by A. W. Leftwich - QL9 L4 1967
  • A dictionary of biology - QH302.5 D554
  • A dictionary of plant sciences edited by Michael Allaby - QK9 D545 1998
  • Biotech's dictionary of forestry / compiled and edited by Meena Francis. - SD126 B616
  • Delmar's agriscience dictionary with searchable CD-ROM Ray V. Herren & Roy L. Donahue - S411 H564
  • A dictionary of genetics / Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield. - QH427 K54 2002
  • Dictionary of zoology Dr. S. Raymond - QL9 R272
  • Concise Encyclopedia of Biochemistry - QD415 C744 1983
  • Concise encyclopedia of plant pathology P. Vidhyasekaran - SB728 V652 2004
  • Encyclopedia of entomology edited by John L. Capinera - QL462.3 E56 2006
  • Encyclopedia of medicinal plants by George D. Pamplona-Roger. - RS164 P186
Handbooks / Manuals
  • Manual of Malayan silviculture for inland forest / by J. Wyatt-Smith with a chapter on soils by W. P. Panton. - SD235 M3W976
  • Handbook of practical forestry / Dr. Pankaj Panwar, Dr. S. D. Bhardwaj.- SD373 P198
  • Forest mensuration: a handbook for practitioners / Robert W. Matthews and Ewan D. Mackie. - SD551 M372 2006
  • Forest nursery manual: production of bareroot seedlings / edited by Mary L. Duryea and Thomas D. Landis. - SD404.25 F716 1987
  • FRIM technical information handbook - TS857 F913
  • Hutan pengurusan dan penilaian Abdul Hamid Mar Iman - SD431 A136
  • Forest menstruation: a handbook for practitioners / Robert W. Matthews and Ewan D. Mackie. – SD551 M372 2006


This list provides a sampling of the rapidly proliferating number of resources on agriculture available on the Internet. However, this page will remain on the Web as a courtesy to those people who still use it.


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APA Sytle Guide Refworks
  • Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (5th ed.) BF76.7 P976 2001

  • APA Style

From the American Psychological Association

From the Purdue Online Writing Lab

From University of Malaya Library (UML)

From Trexler Library, Muhlenberg College

Refworks allows users to create their own personal bibliography.

Refworks offers:

  • Specialized database management service designed for bibliographic references – web based citation manager
  • Importing of references from various sources
  • Storage and searching of personalized data
  • Formatting of bibliographies AND manuscripts in different styles


Get To Know Your Liaison Librarian

Liaison Librarian


Get to know your liaison librarian and encourage the students to do likewise. Make an appointment to discuss your class research assignments or ask for library handouts to pass out in class.

Surimah Basri
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