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Use this subject guide if you are interested in browsing through the Otis Library's book collection. The beginning call number is given for each subject. (Note: not all subjects are contained in this guide, just those that appear often in this library's collection).
A list of the main classes of the Library of Congress Classification can be found at http://www.loc.gov/catdir/cpso/lcco/.
More information on how a call number is constructed
|NC||Drawing, Design & Illustration
|NK||Decorative Arts, Applied Arts, Decoration & Ornament (includes Antiques in general)
|NX||Arts in General (includes works dealing with two or more of the fine arts, i.e. Art & Film, Art & Music, etc.)
|BL||Religion and Theology|
|D||General World History|
History of the Americas
Regional History of the United States (History of the Americas continued)
GT - Costume (History of Dress) & Customs
|GV||GV - Dance & Sports|
|H||H - Social Sciences|
HF - Business
HQ - Sexuality, the Family & Women's Studies
|PN||TV, Theater, Plays, Motion Pictures|
|QA||Mathematics & Computer Science
|Z||Books (Library Science & Bibliography)