The majority of the Social Work materials will be in the HV1-HV5840 call number range. To see what materials we have, you can use the Library Catalog Basic Search in the box to the right. In general, the Social Work collection is broken down by the following call number areas:
HV1-HV525 - Social Work in general
HV551 - HV677 - Emergency Management
HV697 - Families
HV700 - HV1420 - Children and Young Adults
HV1442 - HV1448 - Women
HV1449 - Gay, Lesbian, Bi-sexual and Transgender
HV1450 - HV1494 - Aged
HV1551 - HV3024 - People with disabilities
HV4005 - HV4630 - Immigrants and Homelessness
HV4701 - HV4890 - Protection of Animals
HV4997 - HV5840 - Substance Abuse, Alcoholism, Tobacco and Drugs
Further breakdowns within Class HV classifications may be viewed in the Library of Congress Classification Outline.
The majority of the Sociology materials will be in the HM call number range. To see what materials we have, you can use this search, which will open in a new window. In general, the Sociology collection is broken down by the following call number areas:
HM1-HM299 - This call number range is no longer being used with the exception of some periodical collections.
HM401 - HM429 - General works
HM435 - HM451 - Historical periods
HM461 - HM473 - School of Sociology, Schools of Sociological Theory
HM500 - HM538 - Methodology
HM548 - HM554 - Relationship to other subjects (Art, Economics, Folklore, Literature, Political Science, etc.)
HM623 - HM626 - Cultural and Social Evolution
HM662 - HM700 - Social Control (Ethics, Justice, Rights, Norms, Values.)
HM711 - HM1281 - Groups and Organizations (Organizational Psychology, Deviant Behavior, Social Inequality, Social Psychology, etc.)
Further breakdowns within Class HM classifications may be viewed in the Library of Congress Classification Outline.