The Reference Collection includes subject encyclopedias, specialized dictionaries, handbooks and similar materials. To find specific reference titles, use the opens new window Library catalog and limit your results to "Reference Collection."
Reference books cannot be checked; however, some titles may have a duplicate in the main collection that is available for checkout. Search the title you need in the library catalog to see if the book is located elsewhere in the library and availability for checkout.
Books are shelved in opens new window Library of Congress (LC) call number order, so similar subjects will be shelved next to each other.See: opens new windowLCopens new window call numbers for communication