Symbol of Collection

 

Symbol refers to the Alphabetical Information that represents each item in the library collection. This symbol appears on the call number which is labeled on the library materials.

SYMBOL

MEANING

a

Archives

af

Archives folio

bj

Bound journal

ja

Journal archives

ma

Magazines archives

mao

Media archives - original

mea

Media archives

med

Media collection

meo

Media collection - original

n

Novel

oaf

Open shelf archives folio

os

Open shelf

osa

Open shelf archive

osf

Open shelf folio

oss

Open shelf small

r

Reference

ra

Reference archives

raf

Reference archives folio

rap

Reference archives prospectus

raq

Reference archives examination papers

rd

Reference dictionary

re

Reference encyclopedia

rf

Reference folio

rgp

Reference government publication

rm

Reference map

rp

Reference prospectus

rs

Red spot

rsm

Reference small

rx

Reference index/abstract

std

Standards

Call Number

Each material in the library has a call number. Call number is like an address which inform a user the location of the material in the library.

TK

454

.R62

2004

osf

n2

           

                       TK = Subject Headings Classifications

                      454 = Classification Number

                     .R62 = Responsibility Number

                     2004 = Year of Publication

                     osf = Materials Collection

                     n2 = Second Copy

                 

                   Location Codes

                    KI = Kampus Induk (Main Campus)

                                                                               KIND = Kampus Teknologi (Technology Campus)

                                                                              KB = Kampus Bandar (City Campus)

                                                               MEDI = Media Library