chat loading...
Skip to Main Content

Indiana History



First Floor

  • Circulation Desk
  • New Book Area
  • Ready Reference 
  • Books on Reserve

Second Floor

  • Stacks A-HF
  • Reference Collection
  • Periodicals 
  • Government Publications

Third Floor

  • Archives & Special Collections 
  • Stacks HG-Z


screenshot of IUCAT page.

Featured Books

Browsing the Stacks

Academic libraries follow the Library of Congress Classification Outline. This is an organizational system to catalog books. Each book has a unique call number associated with a subject. The subject ranges below relate to United States History and Indiana History specifically. 

Subject E-F: History of the Americas

  • E 11 - 143 America
  • E 151 - 909 United States 
  • F 1 - 975 United States Local History
  • F 521 - 535 Indiana History

If you wanted to browse our books on Indiana History, you could go to the second floor, find the F section, then look for books in the range of F521-F535. This is called browsing the stacks.