Marine Science


Main Campus

Main Campus

Offices and Laboratories

DMS central Administrative offices are located at the main campus; office F-205 in the Physics, Geology and Marine Sciences Building.  Other administrative offices are located in the fourth floor.  Physical oceanography offices and laboratories as well as the offices of the PO faculty are located at F-309 and the fourth floor respectively.

Marine Sciences Collection (Library)

Location: Room #208 Physics Building
Hours: Monday to Thursday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm, Friday 7:30 am -4:30 pm

Tel. (787) 832-4040 ext. 2513, 3684
FAX: (787) 265-5408
E-mail: marine@rumlib.uprm.edu

The Marine Sciences Collection is a specialized collection administered by the General Library and contains bibliographic resources in all branches of marine and aquatic sciences. The library’s holdings include more than 2,983 books and 350 theses. The library subscribes to numerous journals (electronic and hard copies) and receives significan additional resources through exchange.

The Marine Sciences Collection is included in the computerized catalog of the General Library and is available on the web at: http://www.uprm.edu/library . The reprints collection is catalogued separately in the MARINE Database as part of the online catalog. The electronic databases are accessed through the Electronic Resources Center, available online.
The Collection is available to the public for reference purposes.


Members of staff are available to assist in bibliographic searches, to help locate resources and to provide guidance in the overall use of the Collection.

Head Librarian:
Sra. Marissa Alvarez; marissa.alvarez@upr.edu