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Finding Books

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 library book 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. Browse our library shelves for these call numbers to find books related to education.

L 7-99  Education (General)

LA 5-2396  History of Education

LB 5-3640  Theory and Practice of Education

LB 5-1025-1050.75  Teaching

LB 1139.2-1139.5  Early Childhood Education

LB 1501-1547  Primary Education

LB 1603-1696.6  Secondary Education

LB 1771-1773  Certification of Teachers

LC 8-6691  Special Aspects of Education

LC 8-59  Forms of Education

LC 65-245  Social Aspects of Education

LC 980-1099.5  Types of Education

LC 1390-5160.3  Education of Special Classes of Persons

LC 5201-6660.4  Education Extension. Adult Education.