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Useful shelf numbers

Library books are arranged by the Dewey Decimal classification scheme whereby each subject is represented by a number.

You wil 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. 

Here are some useful pharmacy shelfmarks.

D 615 Pharmacology and Therapeutics

D 615.1  Drugs

D 615.4 Practical pharmacy (e.g. dispensing)

D 615.6 Methods of medication

D 615.7 Pharmacodynamics

D 615.9 Toxicology (poisons and poisoning)

D 616 Diseases

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