Q. How do I find an item in the library using the call number?


Books acquired since 1980 are shelved according to the Library of Congress Classification in the O'Malley Library. Books acquired prior to 1980 are shelved according to the Dewey Decimal Classification in the Cardinal Hayes Pavilion. Bound journals are shelved alphabetically in the Cardinal Hayes Pavilion. To see where to find a book on the shelf, check the listings below.

Books with Library of Congress Call Numbers

A - HD: 4th Floor
HE - PQ: 3rd Floor
PR - Z: 2nd Floor
Curriculum Collection: Room 207
Special Collections (Fales, Dante, More, Migne): Room 206
Oversize Collection: 2nd Floor
Reference Collection: 5th Floor
Books with Dewey Decimal Call Numbers (Cardinal Hayes Pavilion)

001 - 338.3999: Subfloor 2
338.4 - 615.9999: 1st Floor
616 - 999: Subfloor 1


Current Periodicals: 4th Floor
Bound Periodicals Titles: AIAA Journal - Modern Language Notes​: Subfloor 3
Bound Periodicals Titles: Modern Language Quarterly - Yale French Studies2nd Floor
Microfiche & Microfilm: Room 102


DVDs: 4th Floor
CDs, Videotapes, and other Multimedia​: Room 105


Manhattan College Archives: Room 200
Christian Brothers Archives: Room 200


  • Last Updated Sep 11, 2017
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