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iMU at Mercyhurst University: Find Books

Call Numbers & Subjects

A-AZ      General Works


B-BJ      Philosophy/Psychology

BL-BQ    Religions

BR-BV   Christianity/ The Bible

BX         Christian Denominations

C-CT     Civilization, Archeology, Geneology

D-DJ     General History. History of Europe

DJK-DK Eastern Europe. Soviet Union/Poland

DL-DR   Europe / Specific Countries

DS-DX   History of Asia, Africa, Australia

E-F        History of America

G-GV      Geography. Anthropology. Recreation

H-HF       Statistics. Economics. Commerce

HG-HX    Finance. Sociology. Criminology

J-JX        Politics. Immigration. Law

K            Law. Uniform Law. Jurisprudence

KD-KDK  Law/United Kingdom and Ireland

KE-KEY  Law of Canadian Territories

KF-KFZ   Law of The United States

KDZ-KH   Law. Americas, Latin America

KJ-KKZ   Law of Europe

KK-KKC  Law of Germany

L-LT        Education

N-NX       Fine Arts

P-PA        Philology. Classical Literature

PB-PH     Modern European Languages

PJ-PK      Oriental and Indo-Iranian Lit.

PL-PM      East Asia, Africa, Oceania Lit.

PN           Performing Arts. Prose. Journalism

PQ           Fre/ Ita /Spa /Port Lit.

PR-PZ      Eng /American Lit. Belles Lettres

PT           Ger /Dutch /Scan Lit.

Q-QR       Science. Math. Human Anatomy.

S-SK        Forestry. Fisheries. Angling. Hunting

T-TX         Engineer. Photography. Manufacture

U-UH       Armies. Infantry. Cavalry. Artillery.

V-VM        Navies. Marines. Shipbuilding

Z             Bibliography and Library Science

Library Of Congress Classification System


Placing Holds

Inter Library Loan

Interlibrary Loan can be used to obtain materials from other libraries. Most academic libraries and larger public libraries have this option for patron use. To submit a request login to Illiad here. Check out the video below for more instruction on how to submit a request.

Materials By Level

Main Level

REF = Reference Materials


SCORE = Musical Scores

Musical Scores

Lower Level


Upper Level

CURR = Curriculum / Early Childhood

Curriculum / Early Childhood Education

OVERSIZE = Books that won't fit in normal stacks

Oversize Collection


Upper Level Stacks

Level 3R


Weber Great Room