When searching in a library database or library catalog, it's helpful to identify key concepts or search terms. The following search strategies can be used in Brandeis Library OneSearch and in our library databases.
Use an asterisk (*) if you'd like to find multiple endings of a word root; for example, educat* will find educate, educator, education, educating, etc.
|LA||History of education|
|LB||Theory and practice of education|
|LC||Special aspects of education|
|LD||Individual Institutions - United States|
|LE||Individual Institutions - America (except U.S.)|
|LF||Individual Institutions - Europe|
|LG||Individual Institutions - Asia, Africa, Indian Ocean Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands|
|LH||College and school magazines & papers|
|LJ||Student fraternities - United States|
Our picture book collection and the majority of our education titles are located on Goldfarb Level 1. Some subject-specific titles (e.g., math education or art education) are shelved in separate areas of the library.
PLEASE NOTE: Oversize materials (+ in front of the call number) are shelved separately from the regular sized materials.