Where to find your shelf mark

Shelf Marks for Books

The Library's subject Shelf Marks are arranged as follows:

BooksLocation
001-329 floor 1 orange zone
330-339 floor 1 blue zone
340-349 floor 2 blue zone
350-399 floor 1 blue zone
400-499 floor 1 blue zone
500-519 floor 1 blue zone
520-599 floor 1 yellow zone
600-699 floor 2 yellow zone
700-799 floor 3 pink zone
800-899 floor 3 orange zone
900-999 floor 3 blue zone
941E-973E floor 3 yellow zone
AA-AZ - Transport History floor 3 blue zone
BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES Herbarium, Adrian Building
CHEM DEPT George Porter Building
Citizenship Collection floor 1 yellow zone
D20-D99 floor 3 yellow zone
DISSERTATION Express Zone Ground Floor
English Local History Collection floor 3 yellow zone
E-RESOURCES Online
EP Special Collections Retrieval Service
EXAM PAPERS Express Zone Ground Floor
F 001 - F 339 floor 1 yellow zone
F 340 - F 349 floor 2 yellow zone
F 350 - F 599 floor 1 yellow zone
F 600 - F 699 floor 2 yellow zone
F 700 - F 999 floor 3 yellow zone
F AA - F AZ floor 3 yellow zone
F D20 - F D99 floor 3 yellow zone
F FAIR floor 3 yellow zone
F GEO/SUR
floor 1 yellow zone
F M.A. floor 1 yellow zone
F MUSIC floor 3 yellow zone
FAIRCLOUGH floor 3 yellow zone
FF AA - FF AZ floor 3 yellow zone
FF 001 - FF 339 floor 1 yellow zone
FF 350 - FF 599 floor 1 yellow zone
FF 600 - FF 699 floor 2 yellow zone
FF 700 - FF 999 floor 3 yellow zone
FF D20 - FF D99 floor 3 yellow zone
FF M.A. floor 1 yellow zone
FF MUSIC floor 3 yellow zone
FF OFF PUBS floor 2 yellow zone
FM 1 - FM 22 (French Memoirs) Basement green zone
GEO/SUR
floor 1 yellow zone
L/R floor 2 orange zone
LAW/STATUTES floor 2 orange zone
LMS Retrieval Service
LOCAL HISTORY floor 3 yellow zone
MAJUT Basement green zone
M.A. 001 - M.A. 999 (Maths Association Books) floor 1 blue zone
MF floor 2 blue zone
MFi floor 2 blue zone
MS Special Collections Retrieval Service
Music 2-4 floor 3 pink zone
OFF PUBS floor 2 orange zone
PACK (Education Resource Packs) Resource Collection floor 1 yellow zone
PAMPHLET Retrieval Service
PAMPHLET AA-AY - Transport History floor 3 blue zone
R,RBm,Rbs,RBt,RF,RN Basement green zone
R1 - RQT (Education Resource Books) Resource Collection floor 1 yellow zone
RESOURCE Resource Collection floor 1 yellow zone
SC Special Collections Retrieval Service
THESIS Retrieval Service
UNIVERSITY COLLECTION Retrieval Service
UNIVERSITY PRESS ARCHIVE Retrieval Service
WALKER Retrieval Service
X Express Zone Ground Floor
XX Ask at Help Zone Ground Floor
Y00 - YEGM floor 1 yellow zone
ZOOLOGY DEPT Adrian Building

Shelf Marks for Journals

JournalsFloor
PER 001 Basement green zone
PER 020 - PER 330 Basement green zone
PER 340 floor 2 blue zone
PER 350 - PER 942 Basement green zone
PER AA Basement green zone
M.A. PER (after PER 510) Basement green zone
OVERSIZE PER Basement green zone

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