The Baillieu Library General collection is organised by Dewey Decimal Classification, and is located on three floors.
Note: collections on the second floor have been relocated until late 2017 due to renovation work. Please see table below for current locations or ask at the service desk if you need help finding books.
|Collection Code||Collection name||Call Number Range||Location||Further information|
|Bail||Baillieu Books||000-399||Third Floor|
|Bail||Baillieu Books||400-699||Second Floor|
|Bail||Baillieu Books||700-799||Third Floor|
|Bail||Baillieu Books||800-899||Second Floor||A820 - A829, NG820 - NG829, NZ820 - NZ829|
Books with the above call number prefixes are shelved between 829.99 and 830 on the Second Floor.
|Bail||Baillieu Books||900-999||Lower Ground Floor|
|Bail f||Baillieu Folio Books||900-999||Lower Ground Floor||Folio (larger sized) books are located at the end of the Bail 900 sequence on the Lower Ground floor.|
|Bail gf||Baillieu Giant Folio Books||000-999||Lower Ground Floor||These are very large books which require special shelving, and are located on the Lower Ground floor after the f 900s.|
|Bail ef||Baillieu Elephant Folio Books||000-999||Lower Ground Floor||These are the largest sized books which require special shelving, and are located on the Lower Ground floor after the gf sequence.|
Books in this collection are mostly available as standard loans, with some items limited to 7-day loan. (More about loan periods.)
Ground and Lower Ground floors, Baillieu Library.