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Find Books

Search the FAU Library Catalog to see what materials are available for check out. Search for books, government documents, DVDs, electronic books, and more.

What's a Call Number?

Did you find a book you wanted in the library catalog?  If so, refer to its call number, found in its catalog record.  Every book is assigned a call number.  Books and library materials are generally organized by call number in the FAU Libraries.

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Browse the Shelf

Each item in the Library is assigned a call number which designates both its subject and also its place on the shelf.

The listing of Library of Congress classification numbers below suggests where to find materials on Film and New Media on the Library shelves.

P87-P96                Communication & mass media

P96.T42                 New media

PN1991                 Radio broadcasts

PN1992                 Television broadcasts

PN1993-1999       Motion pictures

PN1997                  DVDs & screenplays of particular films

PN2000-3307       Dramatic representation. The theater

QA76.575              Multimedia, digital media

TK6550-6570        Radio (technology)

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