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SJU Library Catalog


Library Catalog Search      
  • Type in a specific title or click the dropdown to search by author (last name first!) 
  • Start a subject search by using the keyword option on the dropdown menu.
  • When you find a book of interest, click on the subject headings in the record to find similar items.
  • You can also browse by call number to take a virtual walk through the book stacks.
  • Use 'Modify Search' to limit your keyword search results to books in a specific Language.
  • You can also use the Advanced Search screen to limit by language or format.

Call Numbers

Call numbers tell you where a book is shelved. In the Francis A. Drexel Library, we use the Library of Congress Classification which groups titles by subject matter.

The following call number ranges will help you get started:

P1-1091 Philology. Linguistics
 P1-85 General
 P87-96 Communication. Media
 P94.7 Interpersonal communication
 P95-95.6 Speech
 P98-98.5 Computational linguistics
 P99-99.4 Signs and symbols
 P99.5-99.6 Nonverbal commun.
 P101-410 Language
 P118-118.75 Language acquisition
 P121-149 Linguistics
 P201-299 Comparative grammar
 P301-301.5 Style. Composition
 P302-302.87 Discourse analysis
 P306-310 Translating/interpreting
 P321-324.5 Etymology
 P325-325.5 Semantics
 P326-326.5 Lexicology
 P327-327.5 Lexicography
 P375-381 Linguistic geography
 P501-769 Indo-European philology
 P901-1091 Extinct languages