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About this LibGuide

This guide will help you discover and use Library resources to help with your assignments, dissertations, projects and research.

Your DS password will be required to access some eresources on campus and all eresources off campus.

Please contact me if you need any help or advice in using the resources.


What does it mean? An A-Z guide to Library jargon.

Useful shelf numbers - Languages

D348.07 to D349.4 (shelf sign)

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 languages related subjects shelfmarks:


D 440         French language

D 840         French literature

D 944         French history

D 450         Italian language

D 850         Italian literature

D 945         Italian history

D 460         Spanish language

D 860         Spanish literature

D 946         Spanish history

D 791.43    Film studies

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