Main Stacks Reference Collection
The Stacks Reference Collection is located in the Main Stacks on the south side of Deck 5, close to the entrance to the Stacks. The collection is building-use only, and a small working area for users has been set up along the south wall behind the collection. Titles in the collection include dictionaries, encyclopedias, biographies, subject focused reference resources, national bibliographies, and periodical indexes.
Other Reference Resources:
- Online Reference Collection – Useful online reference materials, including general dictionaries and encyclopedias, for quick access to reliable facts.
- Thesis File (Card Catalog) – Explains how to search the card catalog (located on the second floor of the Main Library, near the entrance to the main stacks) for older theses records.
- Library Organization and Classification System Guide – This guide will help you understand how to read Dewey Decimal and Library of Congress call numbers to find Library Materials.
- You can learn more about the rest of the University Library’s Collections on the Library’s “About Us” page.