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Sociology: Browsing the Shelves

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Preus-Certified books and media have been selected for our collection by Luther Librarians.

For advanced research, materials from other libraries may be obtained via interlibrary loan.

Library of Congress Classification System

Preus Library uses the Library of Congress classification system for shelving materials in the Main Stacks and the Reference Collection.  The following areas are broad divisions that can be browsed to locate items of interest for many Sociology resources.

H             Social Sciences (General)

HA           Statistics

HM          Sociology (General)

HN          Social history and conditions.  Social problems.  Social reform

HQ          The family.  Marriage. Women

HS           Societies:  secret, benevolent, etc.

HT           Communities.  Classes.  Races

HV           Social pathology.   Social and public welfare.  Criminology


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