Library - Find a Book
Schmidt Library has a books in the building. These books are arranged by the Library of Congress method. The instructions below will help you to locate the materials that you need.
Step : Find the Book in the Results
Step 3: Record the Call Number
(ex: Moby Dick = Call Number: PS2384 .M6 1949)
Note: The Call number will be on the spine of the book in a vertical layout.
Step 5: Locate the Section
The Library stacks of Books are grouped by the Letter designation on the call numbers
Books are arranged by Library of Congress Subjects: https://www.loc.gov/catdir/cpso/lcco/
If you have an oversized book the call number will list "Oversized" and will be located after Z on the shelves.
Step 6: Locate the Book
Use the Call Number to locate the book on the shelf by working from the top to the bottom, each line at a time.
Step 7: Checkout the Book
Once you have the book, stop by the LTS Help Desk to check it out.