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ONLINE TUTORIAL: LIBRARY RESEARCH TOOLS

Searching Online Catalog to find materials in the LRC Collection

CALL NO. SEARCH
Basic Search
Power Search
Browse
Call No. Search
 
Call No. Search is like looking at books as they are arranged on the shelves.    
 
  The Fasken LRC uses the Library of Congress Classification System to organize books on shelves. If you know the general area that you are interested in, you can see all the titles under this classification.
LC classification uses letters & numbers    
For example, the classification area for Psychology is BF  
         
Sample entry from LC Classification
outline.
 
 
Personality

From the Power Search screen, locate
CALL_NUMBER
For books about Personality you'd search: BF698    
Resulting in a list of books beginning with this classification number.  
You can limit by "type" such as: Reference book, eBook, etc.
 
 
 
     

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