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Find Journalism Books by Call Number

Most books dealing with Journalism fall within the following general call numbers.

The numbers (and letters) in call numbers correlate to subject, so if you find a book you like on the shelves, take a look around it and you'll find books on similar topics nearby.

HD59-59.6  (6th fl)                                        HF5801-6182.2  (6th fl)
Public Relations                                              Advertising

KF390.5-5753  (6th fl)                                  P87-96  (7th fl)
U.S. Law, with respect to Media                 Communication via Mass Media 

PN4699-5650  (7th fl)                                   PN4775-4784  (7th fl)
Journalism (General)                                    Journalism Technique

PN4832-4836  (7th fl)                                   TR820-820.6  (3rd fl Arts)
Magazine Journalism                                    Photojournalism /Documentary

Keep in mind that additional books can be found outside of the above call number areas (e.g., the letter H covers the Social Sciences, which may include works on Political Communication). For more information about call numbers, see the Library of Congress Call Numbers page.


Subjects: Journalism