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Foreign Languages

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Finding Books on the Shelf

Ellender Memorial Library is in the process of switching our classification to Library of Congress.  In the meantime, some books are cataloged using Library of Congress, and others are still cataloged using the Dewey Decimal.   Below are some call numbers where you can BROWSE the shelves to find something that interests you.  Books from similar subject areas can be found together.


Library of Congress

PC1-5498 Romance

PC1-400 General 

PC2001-3761 French

PC4001-4977 Spanish 


Dewey Decimal 

440-418 Language (philosophy, dictionaries, encyclopedias, research, people, etc)

440-448 Romance languages French 

460-468 Spanish & Portuguese languages