Where is my book?
First, check location--tells you which library on campus owns the book, Snell or another library OR if the book is located in a special area.
Check Status--"Available" means you may borrow the book!
Then check Call # for which floor to visit (Hint: the letters are important, the first letter(s) determines floor location
For SNELL LOCATIONS and floor maps.
Call numbers are based on the Library of Congress Classification. More importantly, it's how you can find things in the library.
Some hints to understanding a call number and finding your "stuff" on the shelf:
ALL of the subjects under the Library of Congress Classification.
The Interlibrary Loan Service, called ILLiad, allows you to request delivery of Books, videos, articles and other materials not available at the NU Libraries.
This service is free of charge to NU students, faculty and staff.