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Economics: Library of Congress (LC) Call Numbers

About the Library of Congress Classification System

SUNY Fredonia uses the Library of Congress Classification System (LCC) to assign call numbers to most print materials--books, periodicals, and music scores.

The Library of Congress Classification System is divided into large subject areas which are called "classes." All classes--and subclasses--begin with one, two, or three letters followed by a number which represents more specific aspects of a subject.

This page shows you how to read a call number and lists call number ranges for economics materials.

Locating Books in Reed Library

Books on economics have call numbers starting with HA 1 and ending with HJ 9940:

LC Call Numbers Description
HA1 → 4737 Statistics
HB1 → 3840 Economic Theory. Demography
HB501 Capital. Capitalism
HB801 → 843 Consumption. Demand
HC10 → 1085 Economic History & conditions
HD28 → 9999 Industries. Land Use. Labor
HD72 → 88 Economic Growth, Development, Planning
HD1401 → 2210 Agriculture
HD2321 → 4730.9 Industry
HD4801 → 8943 Labor. Work. Working Class
HE1 → 9990 Transportation & Communications
HF1 → 6182 Commerce
HF5001 → 6182 Business
HG1 → 9999 Finance
HG1501 → 3550 Banking
HG3810 → 4000 Foreign Exchange. International Finance.
HG4501 → 6051 Investment, Capital Formation, Speculation
HG8011 → 9999 Insurance
HJ9 → 9940 Public Finance
HJ2240 → 5908 Revenue. Taxation. Internal Revenue

These books are located on the first floor of the Carnahan-Jackson Center.

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