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Sociology Research Guide

Call number areas for Sociology

The table below shows the main call numbers for Sociology. A map of the Mullen Library stacks can be found here

Call numbers are a combination of letters and numbers that indicate the location of an item in the library. Call numbers at Mullen Library are organized in groups according to the Library of Congress (LC) classification system. Because they are grouped by number, this means that you can find books on similar topics in the same area of the library.


Subclass HM

401-1281   Sociology (General)

756-781   Community

435-477     History of sociology. History of sociological theory

786-806   Organizational sociology. Organization theory

461-473    Schools of sociology. Schools of social thought

811-821   Deviant behavior. Social deviance

481-554   Theory. Method. Relations to other subjects

826   Social institutions

621-656   Culture

831-901    Social change

661-696   Social control

1001-1281   Social psychology

701          Social systems

1041-1101   Social perception. Social cognition

706          Social structure

1106-1171   Interpersonal relations. Social behavior

711-806   Groups and organizations

1176-1281   Social influence. Social pressure


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