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Library Media: Research Process: 2a. Books & E-Books

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The Denver Campus Library shares its Library Catalog with several other academic libraries.

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Library of Congress Call Number Classification

The materials in the Denver Campus Library are organized by the Library of Congress (LC) Classification System so that materials on similar subjects are shelved together. Each item is given a subject heading that corresponds to a call number which identifies the location of the item on a shelf. 

Items are arranged on the shelves from left to right, top to bottom, according to call numbers. Call numbers are read in this format: