A code for where an item is shelved in the stacks; it is a unique location code which appears on the spine of a book, and also in the entry which corresponds to the record which represents the work in the library catalog.
Example: PN 2035.H336 1991
Example: 996.902 H75
Those not familiar with call numbering systems can find locating items based on called number difficult.
- Understanding Call Numbers Honolulu Community College Library's guide to the Library of Congress system