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Writing: Find Books

How are the books shelved in the Library?

TCC Library use the Library of Congress (LC) Classification System to shelve the books.

A - General Works
B - Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
C - General History
D - World History
     DA -DR Europe
     DS - Asia
     DT - Africa
     DU - Oceania
E - History/America
F - History of States
      F691-705 Oklahoma

G - Geography, Anthropology, & Recreation
H - Social Sciences
    HB & HC - Economics
    HD - Management, Employment
    HE - Transportation
    HF - Commerce
    HG - Finance
    HM - Sociology
    HN - Social History & Problems
    HQ - Family, Marriage, & Women
    HV2300-2700 - Deaf Culture
J - Political Science
K - Law
L - Education
M - Music
N - Fine Arts
P - Language and Literature
   PA Greek, Roman, and Ancient Literature
   PB & PC & PD  European literature
   PE - English
   PF, PG, PH -  European literature
   PJ - Egyptian, Hebrew, Arabic literature
   PK - Indo-Iranian literature
   PL - Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania
   PM - American Indian language
   PN - Literary criticism, Poetry, Drama, Essays
   PQ - French, Italian, Spanish literature
- British literature

   PS - American Literature
   PT - Germanic Literature
- Science

    QA - Math
    QB - Astronomy
    QC - Physics
    QD - Chemistry
    QE - Geology
    QH - Biology
    QK - Botany
    QL- Zoology
    QM - Human anatomy
    QP - Physiology
    QR - Microbiology
R - Medicine
RJ - Pediatrics
RT - Nursing
S - Agriculture
    SB - Horticulture
    SF - Animal Culture
T - Technology
   TA - TK - engineering
   TL - Cars, Aviation & Space
   TR - Photography
   TT - Handicrafts
   TX - Cooking
U - Military Science
V - Naval Science
Z - Books, Writing, and Libraries

Books in the TCC Library Catalog

Click on Books to search the online catalog to determine what books and other materials the Library has on your subject. Search the catalog by subject, keyword, title, or author.

Most books on writing and essays are in the literature section with the shelf call number P through PS in all college/university libraries.

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