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How do I find a book by call number at the library?

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You can find books and other physical media at the various libraries using their call numbers and the Stacks Location Charts (https://lib.wvu.edu/about/location). 


Using Call Numbers:

1) The call number is at the bottom of the record in the catalog (see red arrow).

location of call number in record

2) Use the call number chart and the letters at the start of the call number to determine which floor at the library your book is on.

3) The floor maps on the website will help you find which set of shelves the book will be on.

If you have any questions or problems finding your item, ask any WVU Library staff member for help.

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