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A resource guide for study and research in humanities.

Browse the Shelves

Humanities related books are located in a variety of locations. More specific subjects are listed below.

B – Philosophy (General)

BC – Logic

BH – Aesthetics

BJ – Ethics

BL – ReligionsMythologyRationalism

M – Music

N – Visual Arts

NA – Architecture

NB – Sculpture

NC – DrawingDesignIllustration

ND – Painting

NE – Print media

PN – Literature (General)

PR – English literature

PS – American literature

Find a Book on the Shelves

To find a print book, first find the book's location and call number by searching for the title on our website. Most of our print books are located on the 3rd floor of the Stratton Taylor Library (STL), but you may also see books located on the 2nd floor and in the Pryor Stacks. 

Reading LC Call Numbers

  • LA - indicates the subject. Read in alphabetical order.
  • 2301 - indicates the topic. Read as a whole number.
  • .M37 - indicates the author's last name. Read in alphabetical order, then the number as a decimal. 
  • 2001 - year of publication. Read in chronological order. 

If you have trouble locating a book, ask for help at the front desk.