Library Guides

 



Humanities

 

 Finding Books

CIIT Lahore Library organized the books as per Dewey Decimial Classification Schemew (DDC). Basically this is an order by subject. Below are some important classification numbers in the area of humanities and it's allied discplines.

To find books in the library you must use the library catalogue. On the Library home page use the Search Books. Type the name of the book or topic you are looking for into the search box and click Search.  

Books relevant to your search will come up. Those that are available for loan will have description of Available on the left side; issued books will be having the description of Borrowed on the left side. 

A range of classification numbers of humanities discplines which you may generally need, are as under.

Title

Classification No. in library

Psychology

150

general knowledge

001

 Islam

 297

 Islamic law

 297.5644

 English literature

 823

  English literature

 823.3

 Urdu literature

 891.439

 English Language

 428

  English Language

 428.0711

 History

900

 History of Islam

297.09

 History of India/Pakistan

 954

 Modern History

 909

 Ethics

 170

 Religion

 290

 Comparitive religion

 290