Call Numbers & Locations

Main Library

Example: Main Library HQ1410 .U54 2009

books on shelf

Call NumberMain Library Location
A - B 9999 1st floor, Ocean Side
BC - BX 2nd floor, Ocean Side
C - F

4th floor, Ocean Side

G - GE

2nd floor, Mountain Side

GF - HC 79 P

4th floor, Ocean Side
Behind Ocean Side Elevators

HC 79 R - HX

4th floor, Ocean Side

J - JX 233

6th floor, Ocean Side
Behind Ocean Side Elevators

JX 234 - L

6th floor, Ocean Side

M Music Library
Music Building, 2nd floor
Enter on 1st floor
N Art & Architecture
P - PJ

6th floor, Ocean Side

PK - PN 6011

7th floor, Ocean Side
Behind Ocean Side Elevators

PN 6012 - PR 3999

7th floor, Ocean Side

PR 4000 - PZ

8th floor, Ocean Side

Q - V

2nd floor, Mountain Side

Z

2nd floor, Mountain Side

Locations other than Main Library

Example: Feminist Studies HQ1410 .U54 2009

  • Andelson Collection: 2nd floor, Ocean Side, Ethnic & Gender Studies
  • Annex: Off campus storage
  • Art & Architecture:  1st floor, Mountain Side
  • Asian American Studies:  2nd floor, Ocean Side, Ethnic & Gender Studies
  • Black Studies:  2nd floor, Ocean Side, Ethnic & Gender Studies
  • California Ethnic & Multicultural Archives:  3rd Floor, Mountain Side, Special Research Collections
  • Coleccion Tloque Nahuaque:  2nd floor, Ocean Side, Ethnic & Gender Studies 
  • Current Serials:  1st floor, Mountain Side
  • Curriculum Resources:  2nd floor, Ocean Side
  • East Asian:  5th floor, Ocean Side
  • Ethnic & Gender Studies:  2nd floor, Ocean Side
  • Feminist Studies: 2nd floor, Ocean Side, Ethnic & Gender Studies
  • Government Information:   2nd floor Ocean Side & 2nd floor Mountain Side
  • In Process:  New items on the way to the book shelves. Request these from the library catalog.
  • Juvenile Media:  2nd floor, Ocean Side
  • Map & Imagery Lab:  1st floor, Ocean Side, lower level
  • Media Collection:  2nd floor, Ocean Side
  • Microform Collection:  2nd floor, Ocean Side
  • Music Library:  Music Building
  • Native American Studies:  2nd floor, Ocean Side, Ethnic & Gender Studies
  • Newspapers:  1st floor, Mountain Side
  • On Order:  Items ordered for the library that have not yet arrived
  • Oversize:  Oversize books are shelved at beginning of call number
  • Reference:  1st floor, Mountain Side, across from the Services Desk
  • Reserves Book Service:  1st floor, Paseo, Services Desk
  • Sciences & Engineering:   2nd floor, Mountain Side
  • Services Desk: 1st floor, Paseo, near west entrance
  • Special Research Collections:  3rd floor, Mountain Side
  • Southern Regional Library Facility (SRLF): Off campus storage.
  • Stacks:  Book shelves for open browsing