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Classification System & Call Numbers

All the Novanet libraries use the Library of Congress Classification system. The first letter(s) of a call number refer to a particular subject area. Mount Library subject areas are listed below.

 

A

General works

M
Music
B-BD
General and Speculative
Philosophy, Logic
N
Fine arts
BF
Psychology
P-PN
Languages and literature, Speech and Drama and Film Studies
BH-BJ
Philosophy. Aesthetics. Ethics
PQ
French, Spanish Literature
BL-BX
Religious studies
PR
English and Canadian Literature
C-D
Civilization. World History
PS

U.S. Literature

E-F
First nations. History, History of Canada, Latin America PT German Literature
PZ
Children’s Books
G – GF
Geography. Tourism. Applied Human Nutrition
Q
General Science
GN-GT
Anthropology, Folklore, Customs
QA
Mathematics, Computer studies
GV
Sports and Leisure studies
QB-QE
Physics
. Chemistry. Geology
H
General Social Sciences, Methodology
QH-QR
Biology
HA
Statistics
R
Health Sciences, Dietetics, Geriatrics, Child care
HB-HC
Economics
S
Agriculture. Fisheries, Forestry
HD-HJ
Business Administration, Information Management
T-TT
Technology
HM-HN
Sociology. Social Psychology.
Public relations
TX
Food sciences. Nutrition.
Hospitality Services
HQ
Family studies . Women’s Studies.
Sexuality. Gerontology
U-V
Armed Forces.Warfare
HS-HV
Urban Sociology. Social welfare.
Criminology
Z
Librarianship. Book Arts
J-JZ
Political Studies
K
Law
L-LT
Education

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