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Library Catalog

These are common call number areas for history:

  • D, DA, DB, DC, etc. -- world history, including the world wars
  • E -- American. history, including U.S. wars
  • F -- U.S. states and Latin American history
  • U -- military history, including the U.S. Army and Air Force
  • V, VA, VB, etc. -- naval history, including VE for U.S. Marine Corps history


Call numbers D-K are shelved on the second floor; call numbers L-Z are shelved on the third floor.

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