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How do I read a call number?

Last Updated: Sep 03, 2013  |  55 Views
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Look at the example below and what the video to learn how to read a call number.

Example:

Book Title: The just war myth: the moral illusions of war

Author: Andrew Fiala

Call numer: B105.W3 F53 2008

How to read the above call number:

The first part describe the subject of the book - B105.W3

The second part  often represents the author's last name - F53

The third part represents the date of publication - 2008

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