Call Numbers for MSU Publications and Books about MSU
Use of LD3245
To the extent possible, MSU publications and books about MSU are classified in the local class: LD3245; arranged according to Table L6 (Individual Institutions in America). This local practice is distinct from LC Classification, in which MSU publications and books about MSU are classed in LD3248.M5 with Table L7a.
In local scheme, for application of Table L6, use M plus Table L6 prescribed number, moving the decimal point two places to the left.
Tables can be consulted in ClassWeb.
090 __ $a LD3245.M005 $b ...
090 __ $a LD3245.M06 $b ...
090 __ $a LD3245.M29 $b ...
If the creator is MSU, or has an authorized access point subordinate to MSU, cutter by title. Also cutter by title if there is no creator.
If the creator is not MSU (including MSU bodies with direct-entry authorized access points), cutter by creator.
For colleges of MSU, use: .M305, A-Z
Creator: Michigan State University. College of Education
090 __ $a LD3245.M305 $b E3 ...
Application in Shared Catalog
This local practice is only observed by MSU. Library of Michigan and the College of Law follow LC Classification for MSU publications. In the case of shared records for MSU publications and books about MSU, the Shared Bibliographic Records Protocol will be observed.