Baillieu Library General Collection

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 CodeCollection name Call Number RangeLocationFurther 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.)

Location:

Baillieu Library,
Parkville.

Opening hours:

Baillieu Library Opening Hours

Photocopying:

Ground and Lower Ground floors, Baillieu Library.

Find out more about the Baillieu Library's Collections

Building Number:177
Alternate Name: Arts, Humanities, Archives, Special Collections, Social Sciences, Government Documents
Campus Map Reference:I 13