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Call Numbers for Psychology

LC call numbers The call number ranges listed below describe general areas of the collection where you can find books and bound volumes of journals on psychology and related topics. Browsing the collection in these areas can be an excellent way of getting acquainted with publications in the field of Psychology.

BF1-990 Psychology
BF38-64 Philosophy. Relation to other topics
BF173-175.5 Psychoanalysis
BF176-176.5 Psychological tests and testing
BF180-198.7 Experimental psychology
BF203 Gestalt psychology
BF207-209 Psychotropic drugs and other substances
BF231-299 Sensation. Aesthesiology
BF309-499 Consciousness. Cognition Including learning, attention, comprehension, memory, imagination, genius, intelligence, thought and thinking, psycholinguistics, mental fatigue
BF501-505 Motivation
BF511-593 Affection. Feeling. Emotion
BF608-635 Will. Volition. Choice. Control
BF636-637 Applied psychology
BF638-648 New Thought. Menticulture, etc.
BF660-685 Comparative psychology. Animal and human psychology
BF692-692.5 Psychology of sex. Sexual behavior
BF697-697.5 Differential psychology. Individuality. Self
BF698-698.9 Personality
BF699-711 Genetic psychology
BF712-724.85 Developmental psychology. Including infant psychology, child psychology, adolescence, adulthood
BF725-727 Class psychology
BF795-839 Temperament. Character
BF839.8-885 Physiognomy. Phrenology
BF889-905 Graphology. Study of handwriting
BF908-940 The hand. Palmistry
BF1001-1389 Parapsychology
BF1001-1045 Psychic research. Psychology of the conscious
BF1048-1108 Hallucinations. Sleep. Dreaming. Visions
BF1111-1156 Hypnotism. Suggestion. Mesmerism. Subliminal projection
BF1161-1171 Telepathy. Mind reading. Thought transference
BF1228-1389 Spiritualism. Including mediumship, spirit messages, clairvoyance
BF1404-2055 Occult sciences
BF1444-1486 Ghosts. Apparitions. Hauntings  
BF1501-1562 Demonology. Satanism. Possession
BF1562.5-1584 Witchcraft
BF1585-1623 Magic. Hermetics. Necromancy
BF1651-1729 Astrology
BF1745-1779 Oracles. Sibyls. Divinations
BF1783-1815 Seers. Prophets. Prophecies
BF1845-1891 Fortune-telling
BF2050-2055 Human-alien encounters. Contact between humans and extraterrestrials