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Library of Congress Classification System: A Brief Guide: Introduction

A brief explanation of the system used to find books in Dacus Library.

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The materials in Dacus Library are arranged according to the Library of Congress Classification System.  This guide is a brief explanation of that system to help those unfamiliar with it to find the materials they need.

To find where in the library a particular call number is located please see the Maps/Tour of the Library pages (

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