Q. Can I browse by call numbers?


Answer


Yes, you can browse by call number in One Search:

Option 1:

  • Go to the ASU Library home page
    • If you are a current ASU student, faculty or staff, Sign In at the top right corner of the library home page; this will give you more retrieval and full text options.
  • Scroll down to the large search bar
    • Do not enter any search terms yet
  • To the right of the large search bar, click: Search
  • At the top of the resulting page, in the header area, click: Browse
  • Select the appropriate Browse by ______ option from the drop down list. Choices include:
    • Library of Congress call numbers (Call number system used by academic research libraries in the US - These are typically used in our Stacks and throughout many of our other collections.)
    • Dewey call numbers (Typically these are high school level and under "Children's books")
    • SUDOC call numbers (Superintendent of Documents - typically these are US federal documents)
    • NLM call numbers (National Library of Medicine call numbers)
    • Other call numbers (Many of our Distinctive Collections and Archives items will have "Other" call numbers)
  • Search for a partial call number.
    • Click here to view results for Library of Congress call numbers that begin with MT.

Option 2:

  • Go to the ASU Library home page
    • If you are a current ASU student, faculty or staff, Sign In at the top right corner of the library home page; this will give you more retrieval and full text options.
  • Scroll down to the large search bar
    • Enter the keywords, title or author you wish to use
  • To the right of the large search bar, click: Search
  • On the results page, using the filters on the right side of the page, under Availability, click: Available in the Library
  • Scroll through your results, then click the title of an item
  • On the item record, scroll down to the bottom of the page to the Virtual Browse section.
  • Scroll left and right to see related items organized by call number.
    • Click to view an example of a Virtual Browse result for a sample search: Eco design book

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Last Updated: May 16, 2018 Views: 66