Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Call Numbers (Library of Congress Classification): C

The Mountain View College Library organizes its books according to the Library of Congress (LC) Classification System. This guide will describe what each range of the LC call numbers means,

C -- Auxiliary Sciences of History

C--Auxiliary Sciences of History (General)

CB--History of Civilization

CC--Archaeology

CD--Diplomatics. Archives. Seals

CE--Technical Chronology. Calendar

CJ--Numismatics

CN--Inscriptions. Epigraphy

CR--Heraldry

CS--Genealogy

CT--Biography

Subclasses

C1-51--Auxiliary Sciences of History (General)

CB3-482--History of Civilization

CB156--Terrestrial evidence of interplanetary voyages

CB158-161--Forecasts of future progress

CB195-281--Civilization and race

CB305-430--By period

CB440-482--Relation to special topics

CB450--Geography and civilization

CB478--Technology

CB481--War and civilization

CB482--Water and civilization

CC1-960--Archaeology

CC72-81--Philosophy. Theory

CC73-81--Methodology

CC83-97--Study and teaching. Research

CC135-137--Preservation, restoration, and conservation of antiquities.

Antiquities and state

CC140--Forgeries of antiquities

CC200-260--Bells. Campanology. Cowbells

CC300-350--Crosses

CC600-605--Boundary stones

CC700-705--Stone heaps, cairns, etc., of unknown purpose

CC710--Hill figures

CC960--Lanterns of the dead 

CD1-6471--Diplomatics. Archives. Seals

CD1-511--Diplomatics

CD70-79--Practice of special chancelleries

CD80-81--Formularies

CD87--Forgeries of documents

CD91-392--Collection of documents, facsimiles, etc., for study

CD501-511--Study and teaching

CD921-4280--Archives

CD995-4280--History and statistics

CD997--Biography of archivists

CD1000-4280--By region or country

CD5001-6471--Seals

CD5191--Iconography

CD5201-5391--Ancient

CD5501-5557--Medieval

CD5561--Renaissance

CD5575-6471--Modern

CE1-97--Technical Chronology. Calendar

CE21-46--Ancient

CE51-85--Medieval and modern

CE91-92--Perpetual calendars. Century calendars, etc.

CJ1-6661--Numismatics

CJ1-4625--Coins

CJ153--Finds of coins

CJ161--Symbols, devices, etc.

CJ201-1397--Ancient

CJ1509-4625--Medieval and modern

CJ4801-5450--Tokens

CJ4861-4889--By period

CJ4901-5336--By region or country

CJ5350-5450--Special uses of tokens

CJ5501-6661--Medals and medallions

CJ5581-5690--Ancient

CJ5723-5793--Medieval and modern

CJ5795-6661--By region or country 

CN1-1355--Inscriptions. Epigraphy

CN120-740--Ancient inscriptions

CN750-753--Early Christian inscriptions

CN755--Medieval inscriptions (General)

CN760--Modern inscriptions (General)

CN805-865--By language

CN870-1355--By region or country

CR1-6305--Heraldry

CR51-79--Crests, monograms, devices, badges, mottoes, etc.

CR91-93--Shields and supporters

CR101-115--Flags, banners, and standards

CR191-1020--Public and official heraldry

CR1101-1131--Ecclesiastical and sacred heraldry

CR1179-3395--Family heraldry

CR3499-4420--Titles of honor, rank, precedence, etc.

CR4480-4485--Royalty. Insignia. Regalia, crown and coronets, etc.

CR4501-6305--Chivalry and knighthood (Orders, decorations, etc.)

CR4547-4553--Ceremonials, pageants, tournaments, etc.

CR4571-4595--Duels and dueling

CR4651-6305--Orders, etc.

CS1-3090--Genealogy

CS23-35--Genealogical lists, etc., covering more than one country or continent

CS38-39--Family history covering more than one country

CS42-2209--By region or country

CS2300-3090--Personal and family names

CT21-9999--Biography

CT21-22--Biography as an art or literary form

CT31-83--History of biographical literature. Lives of biographers

CT93-206--General collective biography

CT206--Portraits

CT210-3150--National biography

CT3200-9999--Biography. By subject

CT3200-3830--Biography of women (Collective)

CT3990--Academicians. Scholars. Savants

CT9960-9998--Other miscellaneous groups

Including adventurers, eccentrics, misers, etc.

CT9999--Blank books for personal records, diaries, etc. 

© 2020 Dallas College

Report an Online Accessibility Issue