Welcome! This guide is designed to help you find and use resources for literary research.
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Start your research with these key resources:
To locate or browse novels and other works of literature from Britain and America in the Claremont Colleges Library (CCL):
- We use the Library of Congress Classification System to organize physical books in the library:
- English language: PE (Multi-Tier Stacks 1)
- English literature from Great Britain and commonwealth countries: call numbers start with the letters PR (Multi-Tier Stacks 5 & 6)
- American literature: call numbers start with the letters PS (Multi-Tier Stacks 6 & 7)