Call numbers relate to books' locations on the shelves.
Once you know the call number of a book, you can find it in the Library by checking our Where is it? Library Floor Plans
Use the “call #” tab/search to find the exact book shelf where items are located
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Most books in Sociology and Legal Studies are located in the Dana Porter Library on floors 7 and 8. The table below lists select subjects in Sociology and Legal Studies with the call number ranges and floors where you will find these materials.
Select Subjects in Sociology and Legal Studies
Call Number Ranges
|Social sciences (General)||H1-99||7|
|Economic history and conditions||HC10-1085||7|
|Population / Demography||HB849-8942||7|
|Labor / Work / Working class||HD4801-8943||7|
|Sociology (General and Theoretical)||HM1-1281||8|
|History of sociology / History of sociological theory||HM435-477||8|
|Groups and organizations||HM711-806||8|
|Deviant behavior / Social deviance||HM811-821||8|
|Social history / Social problems / Social reform||HN1-995||8|
|The family / Marriage / Women / Social groups||HQ1-2044||8|
|Communities / Classes / Race||HT51-1595||8|
|Social pathology / Social and public welfare / Criminology||HV1-9960||8|
|Victims of crimes / Victimology||HV6250-6250.4||8|
|Criminal justice administration||HV7231-9960||8|
|Socialism / Communism / Anarchism||HX1-970.9||8|
|Law in general / Comparative and uniform law / Jurisprudence||K1-7720||8|
|Jurisprudence / Philosophy and theory of law||K201-487||8|
|Criminal law and procedure||K5000-5582||8|
|History of canon law||KBR2-4090||8|
Use the Library's Where is it? floor plans to pinpoint the exact location of books on the shelf when you have the call number.