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State and Local Government: Books


Title of Book Call Number
Almanac of the 50 states HA 203 .A5 2009
Atlases Section "G" of Reference and Circulation collection
Cases in constitutional law KF 4549.C8 2000 
Congressional staff directory JK 10123 .C65 2011 
Encyclopedia Americana  AE 5 .E333 2006
Encyclopedia of the American Constitution    KF 4548 .E53 2000 
Gale encyclopedia of U.S. history: government and politics E 183 .G235 2008
Geo-data: The world geographical encyclopedia G 103.5 .G36 2003
Great American court cases KF 385 .A4 G68 1999
Guide to Congress JK 1021.C565 2008 v.2
How government works JK 271 .H74 1999
Illustrated great decisions of the Supreme Court KF 4549 .M334 2000 
Rand Mcnally ... commercial atlas & marketing guide G 1019 .R22 2008 2 v.
Statesman's yearbook JA 51 .S7 2019 
Statistical abstract of the United states HA 202.U58 2012 
United States government manual JK 421 .A3 2009/10 
Washington information directory F 192.3 .W33 2009/10 
World almanac AY 67 .N5 W7 

How to Search for Books in the Catalog

  1. Log onto the Internet.
  2. Go to the North Campus Library webpage
  3. Click on Advanced Catalog Search to search for books, DVDs, articles, etc.
  4. In the drop-down menus on the left side, enter your search terms.
  5. Click on Search (below the drop-down menus).
  6. Write down the "call number" (e.g. JK 1021 .C565 2008) for the book.
  7. Look for the book in the library.



Library of Congress Classification

  • All books have Library of Congress "call numbers."
  • Click on the link below to see the "Library of Congress Classification."