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Cultural Geography SP2018-Sara Hughes

MHC Geography Department Collection

Library Catalog - Search for books in the 5 College Libraries

Mount Holyoke College Five Colleges

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Finding Geography Books on the Library Shelves

  • To browse the stacks for appropriate books, go to the Library shelives with these Library of Congres classifications:
    • G-GB (geography)
    • GC (oceanography)
    • GE (environment)
    • GF (human ecology)
    • QE (geology)
    • TD (environmental pollution and technology)
  • To find books on a particular topic or by a particular author or title, search the Library Catalog below.

Reading Call Numbers

  • N - describes the subject area: read in alphabetical order
  • 66 -  describes the topic: read as a whole number
  • B634- describes the author's last name: read in alphabetical order, then the number as a decimal
  • 1999  - date of publication: read in chronological order

Example of call number order:

N66 .B634 1999
NA 9 .A34 2005
NA 20 .G4 2001
NA 100.G411.2001
NA 100 .G47 2008

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