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Understanding Call Numbers: Using Call Numbers

Call Numbers: Locating items in the Library

How to locate book on shelf_heading

How to Locate Books on the Shelf 

Steps to locate book on shelf

Step1. Search title on OneSearch 



Step 2. Check availability at HKBU libraries

Step 3.  Find the Call Number and click the LOCATE button

Step 4. Display location map 

In this example, the book is located on Level 6. 




Location tables and floor plans

Item Location Table 

Main Library 

Chinese Medicine Library 

Sheck Mun Campus Library 

Video - locating the book on shelf

Tutorial Video