Call Number Ranges
Just want to browse the stacks for books about Spain, Portugal or Latin America? Go to these call number ranges in the library.
Look at the Stacks Map for directions.
Literature - Spanish & Portuguese
PQ 6001 - PQ 8929 Spanish
PQ 9000 - PQ 9999 Portuguese
Linguistics & Philology - Languages
PC 3801 - PC 3976 Catalan
PC 4001 - PC 4977 Spanish
PC 5001 - PC 5498 Portuguese
PH 5001 - PH 5490 Basque
PM 3001 - PM 4566 Languages--Mexico & Central America
PM 5001 - PM 7356 Languages--South America & the West Indies
DP 1 - DP 402 History of Spain
DP 501 - DP 900.22 History of Portugal
F 1201 - F 3799 Latin America & Spanish America
Political Institutions and Public Administration
JL 1200 - JL 1299 Mexico
JL 1400 - JL 1679 Central America
JL 1850 - JL 3899 South America
JN 8101 - JN 8399 Spain
JN 8423 - JN 8661 Portugal
Local government. Municipal government
JS 2101 - JS 2143 Mexico
JS 2145 - JS 2219 Central America
JS 2300 - JS 2778 South America
JS 3000 - JS 6949.89 Europe
Also search in the areas of geography, social science, political science, education, music and much more. Some subjects may be located in other KU libraries. The location of all materials is indicated on the catalog record. Library materials and information resources related to science and government documents will be found in Anschutz Library, law resources are located in the Wheat Law Library, music in the Music & Dance Library, and art in the Murphy Art & Architecture Library.
The Library of Congress Classification System (LC System) is used to organize books in many academic and university libraries throughout the United States and the world. Books on "Spanish literature", can be found under PQ.
The easiest way to find and use the Library of Congress Subject Headings is to start with a Keyword search in the library's online catalog. Once a useful resource is found, search the Subject Headings listed on the library record for that item by clicking on it. Following the headings will lead to other related materials and even more subject headings to search.
The following are just a few examples of numerous subject headings that will help you find books on your topic. When searching the KU Libraries' online catalog, enter the appropriate subject heading in the "Search For" field and select "Search By: Subject Heading."