How can I find where a book is located?
To locate a book, first search the library’s catalogue. Once you have identified a book, use the call number to find the book. If you cannot find your book, then ask a librarian to look for you, or request an interlibrary loan if the book is missing.
Is Vanderbilt library open?
The library is open to Vanderbilt University students, faculty, staff, and university affiliates with a Commodore Card during these hours. You’re welcome to drop items off at the library service desk. Book drops are also open and are being regularly checked.
What are the three types of Catalogue cards?
There are three types of card catalogue. Classified catalogue, author catalogue, and title catalogue. Use the classified catalogue when you do not know the author or the title of a book, or when you want to search about a specific subject thoroughly.
How are library books arranged on shelves?
Libraries use classification systems to organize the books on the shelves. A classification system uses letters and/or numbers (call numbers) to arrange the books so that books on the same topic are together.
What is the acceptance rate for Vanderbilt?
Cornelius Vanderbilt, byname Commodore Vanderbilt, (born May 27, 1794, Port Richmond, Staten Island, New York, U.S.—died January 4, 1877, New York, New York), American shipping and railroad magnate who acquired a personal fortune of more than $100 million.