Access to the Collection



The library adopts the open shelf system. The non-fiction books are classified and shelved according to the Dewey Decimal Classification. The Dewey Decimal classifies books under the following ten major headings.

000-099

 General Works

100-199

 Philosophy and Psychology

200-299

 Religion

300-399

 Social Sciences

400-499

 Languages

500-599

 Pure Sciences

600-699

 Applied Sciences

700-799

 Arts and Recreation

800-899

 Literature

900-999

 History & Geography

The Location Symbols

Fil

 Filipiniana

Fic

 Fiction Books

REF

 Reference

MED

 Medical Library

VET

 Veterinary Library

GW

 General Works

PP

 Philosophy and Psychology

SS

 Social Sciences

La

 Languages

PS

 Pure Sciences

AS

 Applied Sciences

AR

 Arts and Recreation

Li

 Literature

HG

 History and Geography