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Communications Subject Research Guide: Print Resources

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How do I find a book on the shelf?

The Cannon Memorial Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to organize the books on the shelves.  This system uses a combination of letters and numbers referred to as LC Call Numbers. Books related to Communications may be found under the following LC Call Numbers:

P  Language & Literature

P87-96  Communication. Mass media

PN4699-5650  Journalism

H  Social Science

HD  Industries. Land use. Labor

HD59-59.6  Public Relations. Industrial publicity

HF  Commerce

HF5717-5734  Business communication

HF5801-6182  Advertising  

For more information on how to read the LC call numbers and locate a book on the shelf, click here: LC Call Numbers

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