Call numbers are a series of predetermined numbers and letters allocated to items held by the library. They permit the arrangement of items dealing with the same subjects to file near each other. Call number labels are stuck to the spine or front of each item.
The Monash libraries use the Dewey Decimal Classification scheme to organise books and journals. The most efficient way to locate material in the library is to search the library catalogue, however the following may be useful as a guide when browsing the shelves.
|016.43||German Language - Bibliography|
|016.8305||German Literature - Bibliography|
|033||Encyclopedias and Dictionaries, German|
|433||German Language - Dictionaries|
|435||German Language - Grammar|
|830.03||German Literature - Dictionaries|
|832||German Literary Commentary (German Drama)|
|837||German Humor and Satire|
|943||Germany - History|
|943.6||Austria - History|
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