Library books are arranged by the Dewey Decimal classification scheme whereby each subject is represented by a number. You will find books on the same subject will have the same number. The shelfmark is preceded by the letter D and will be followed by 3 letters, which are usually the first 3 letters of the author's name.
Useful Gaelic and education related subjects shelfmarks:
D 306.449 Language policy
D 370 General education
D 371.9 Special education
D 372 Primary education
D 373 Secondary education
D 378 Higher education
D 404.2 Bilingualism
D 491.63 Gaelic Language
D 825 Gaelic Literature
J 808.36 Children's books in Gaelic
This guide will help you discover and use Library resources to help with your assignments, dissertations, projects and research.
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