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In Thorndike Library 

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Beyond Thorndike . . .

Search these catalogs to find books in libraries beyond Thorndike.  We can get most books for you via interlibrary loan, often within just a few days.  Email us the book(s) you need at:

Browse Our Library Shelves

Each of our library books is shelved according to its call number, based on the  Library of Congress classification system. The call number is located on the spine of the book. Below are the call numbers relating to psychology.

BF 1-990    Psychology

BF 173-175.5  Psychoanalysis

BF 203  Gestalt Psychology

BF 309-499  Consciousness. Cognition

BF 501-505  Motivation

BF 511-593  Affection. Feeling. Emotions.

BF 608-635  Will. Choice. Control

BF 636-637  Applied Psychology