Notice: Access to Special Collections material, the Reading Room, and Instruction will temporarily be suspended starting on Aug.12, 2024 as the collection will be moved from the basement to 3 East. Normal operations are anticipated to resume late in the semester. Read more for current updates.
Notice: Access to Special Collections material, the Reading Room, and Instruction will temporarily be suspended starting on Aug.12, 2024 as the collection will be moved from the basement to 3 East. Normal operations are anticipated to resume late in the semester. Read more for current updates.
Notice: Due to ongoing construction, 4 East is currently closed to the public.  To obtain items located on 4 East, please place an online request for the item to be paged for you using the ‘Place Request’ button in the catalog. Please visit our Circulation FAQ page for assistance in using our catalog.
Notice: Due to ongoing construction, 4 East is currently closed to the public.  To obtain items located on 4 East, please place an online request for the item to be paged for you using the ‘Place Request’ button in the catalog. Please visit our Circulation FAQ page for assistance in using our catalog.
Michigan State University Libraries
Circulation
366 W. Circle Dr.
East Lansing , MI 48824
United States

MSU Libraries Call Number Locations

NOTE: Due to ongoing space renovations in the Main Library, actual call number locations may vary from list. Please visit the nearest service desk for assistance.

MSU Main Library Location -
Call Number begins with:
Shelved on this Floor/Wing:
A-BRBasement West (Room WG-7)
BS-C, D, E, FBasement West
G (except G1000-G9999)Basement West
G1000-G99992 East (Map Library)
HBasement Center
KBusiness Library, 50 Law College
L4 East **
M4 West (Music Library)
P4 East **
Q, R-RBBasement Center
RC - Z (except TR)Basement East
N, TR3 West (Art Library)

** 4 East is currently closed due to construction, but items may be paged. Check with the circulation desk for more information.

Other MSU Main Library Locations:
(Displayed in the "Location" field of Catalog records)
Shelved on this Floor/Wing
Area Studies Reference2 East
Art Library3 West
Browsing1 East
Cesar Chavez Collection1 West
Children & Young Adult's Literature Collection2 West
Current Periodicals1 East
Kline Digital & Multimedia Center4 West
Faculty Book Collection1 West
Funding Center1 East
Government Documents (Census, Michigan)1 East
Government Documents (U.S.)3 West
Maps2 East
Microforms2 West
Music Library4 West
MSU Collection1 East
Oversize Collection3 West
Planning Report Collection2 East
Reference/Consulting Reference1 East
Reserves (at CirculationDesk)1 Center
Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections1 East
Travel Collection1 East
Turfgrass Information Center3 West
Vincent Voice Library4 West
Other MSU Libraries' Locations - On Campus
(displayed in the "Location" field of the Catalog records)
Location (Room and Building)
Business Library50 Law College Building, (517) 355-3380
James Madison LibrarySouth Case Hall
MSU Archives and Historical Collections101 Conrad Hall, (517) 355-2330
Schaefer Law LibraryMSU Law College Building, (517) 432-6860
Other MSU Libraries' Locations - Off Campus
(displayed in the "Location" field of the Catalog records)
Location (Address)
Library of Michigan/Archives of Michigan702 W. Kalamazoo Street, Lansing, MI 48915
(517-373-1300)

Have questions about using the Library of Congress Call Numbers to find the book on the shelf?
Go to the Reference Desk on 1 East or pick up a red phone located throughout the building to call the Circulation Desk for assistance.

Interested in browsing? Use the Library of Congress Classification Schedule to find books by general subject area.