For items that are in the Valley Library Main Collection, the first letter of the call number identifies the floor where the item is located.
In the example below, the call number of this book starts with L.

Use the Call Number Locations chart below to see where the call number is located. In this case, the L call numbers are on Floor 5.

Call Number Locations

  • A – General Works … floor 6
  • B – Philosophy, Psychology, Religion … floor 6
  • C – Archaeology, Genealogy, Biography … floor 6
  • D – History: General, Old World … floor 6
  • E – History: New World … floor 6
  • F – History: New World … floor 6
  • G – Geography, Anthropology, Recreation … floor 6
  • H – Social Science … floor 5
  • J – Political Science … floor 5
  • K – Law … floor 5
  • L – Education … floor 5
  • M – Music … floor 5
  • N – Fine Arts … floor 5
  • P – Language & Literature … floor 4
  • Q – Science, Mathematics … floor 1
  • R – Medicine, Health … floor 1
  • S – Agriculture, Aquaculture, Wildlife … floor 1
  • T – Technology, Engineering … floor 1
  • U – Military & Naval Sciences … floor 6
  • V – Military & Naval Sciences … floor 6
  • Z – Bibliography & Library Science … floor 6