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CNX 176: Gender and the Sense of Nation in Latin America

A research guide for Carmen Tisnado's students in CNX 176

Reading Call Numbers

Remember, the Shadek-Fackenthal Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to organize, store, and access books. The image below is a great reminder of how to read a call number, and what each element means. 

Latin America Call Number Ranges

History: F1201-3799

             Central America: F1421-1440   
               Nicaragua: F1521-1537


              South America: F2201-3799

                                       Argentina: F201-3021
                                       Peru: F3401-3799
Political institutions and public administration: JL1‑3899      
                                              (Canada, Latin America, etc.)
JL1400‑1679                                Central America
JL1850‑3899                                South America
Social Sciences


Social history and conditions, social problems, HN1-995


HN50-995             By region or country


HQ1-2044            The Family.  Marriage.  Women     


Call number location