When you find a book of interest, note the location, write down the call number, and check the status. Also look at the subject headings assigned to the book; you might find it useful to click on these headings to find similar books on your topic.
Click here for help understanding book locations and call numbers.
Books in Vassar Library are assigned a call number according to the Library of Congress classification system. The call number consists of a combination of letters and numbers, and is designed so that books on similar topics will be near each other on the shelf and easy to browse.
If you want to browse the collection, call number ranges are as follows:
BF1 to BF990 -- Psychology
HM1001 to HM1281 -- Social Psychology
RC321 to RC571 -- Neuroscience, Biological Psychiatry, and Neuropsychiatry