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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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