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The following Library of Congress classifications may be useful when browsing the shelves at the Library. Materials for Gender are located on the second and third floors of the library.
Note: HQ is the general call number area for the majority of books on gender, feminism, sex role, sexuality, women's issues, etc., but gender does not have its own Library of Congress classificiation. Issues related to gender are usually classified under other topics (e.g. history, art, law, etc.).
Library of Congress Call Number Areas:
BL 458: Women in Comparative Religion
BT 83.55: Feminist Theology
HQ 1101-2030.7: Feminism
HQ 1121-1172: Women's History
HQ 1236-1236.5: Women and the State
HQ 1206-1216: Women's Psychology
HQ 72-75.6: Lesbianism, Homosexuality, and Bisexuality
HV 1442-1448: Social Services for Women
JF 847-851: Women's Suffrage
LC 1401-2572: Women's Education
ML 82: Women and Music
N 72 .F45: Feminism and the Arts
PN 1590 .W64: Feminist Theater
PN 98 .W64 : Feminist Literary Theory
RA 777.8: Women's Health
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