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Where to Find Books - Guide to LC Call Numbers

San José State University Library materials are generally arranged on the shelves by Library of Congress call numbers. The general call number range for a number of humanities, education, and arts subjects are listed below.

Some subjects, such as creative arts, design, and global studies, are found under a few different numbers. For any subject, you can always search the catalog to find relevant books and e-books.

B-BD Philosophy
BH-BJ  Ethics and aesthetics
BL-BX  Religion
DS1-937 Asian studies
DS61-66 Middle East studies and history
E175 American studies
GV1580-1799.4  Dance
HQ767.8-792.2 Child development
L-LC Education, history of education, theory and practice of education, special aspects of education 
M-MT Music, literature on music, instruction and study of music
N-NX Fine arts
PA-PM Languages
PN-PZ Literature
PN1991-1991.9  Radio
PN1992-1992.2  Television
PN1993-1999  Film
PN2000-3307 Theatre
PR-PS English and American Literature
TR Photography
TR845-899  Cinematography
Z665-718.8  Library and Information science

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