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Shelving Locations

EAL Collections Locations

EAL Collections are located in Gowen Stacks and EAL Auxiliary Stacks in Kane Hall. For all materials in EAL Auxiliary Stacks, please inquire at the EAL Information Desk; for Gowen Stacks locations, please see below.

Locations by Call Number in Gowen Stacks

Library of Congress Numbers

A - BL on floor 3
BM - PL 715 on floor 2
PL 716 - Z on floor 1M
Folio books on floor 1

Pre-catalog Numbers

All numbers (1000000-3-4500000) on floor 1

G Numbers for Microfilm

All EAL microfilm collection is now located in Suzzallo Basement Closed Stacks.

Microfiche Numbers

Ask at Information Desk

Media (Audio & Video Recordings, CDs)

Ask at Information Desk

Locations by Type of Material

For materials located in EAL Auxiliary Stacks, please inquire at the EAL Information Desk.

  • Atlases - Atlas case in reading room (Gowen floor 3)
  • Audio cassettes - Please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Books - Gowen floors 1, 1M, 2, 2M, and 3
  • CD-ROMs - Please inquire at the Information Desk
  • CDs - Please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Folios (oversize books) - Gowen floor 1
  • Maps - Please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Microfiche - Please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Microfilm - Suzzallo Library Basement Closed Stacks
  • New books - New book shelves in the reading room (Gowen floor 3)
  • Newspapers, current - Newspaper racks in the reading room (Gowen floor 3); for all other current titles and back issues please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Periodicals, current - Display shelves in the reading room (Gowen floor 3); for current issues of titles not in reading room, please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Periodicals, back issues - Please inquire at the Information Desk for availability
  • Reference works - Gowen floor 3 (reading room)
  • Special collections - In closed stacks; please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Taiwan Resource Center collection - Gowen floor 2M
  • Tibetan collection - Please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Vertical files - Please inquire at the Information Desk
  • Video cassettes - Please inquire at the Information Desk

Location Codes in the Online Catalog

  • Asia Auxiliary - Kane EAL Auxiliary Stacks; make appointment to visit at the Information Desk
  • Asia Library Equipment - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Atlas - Atlas case in reading room (Gowen floor 3)
  • Auxiliary Elephant Folio - Kane EAL Auxiliary Stacks
  • Auxiliary CD-ROM - Kane EAL Auxiliary Stacks
  • Auxiliary Folio - Kane EAL Auxiliary Stacks
  • Auxiliary Media - Kane EAL Auxiliary Stacks
  • Auxiliary Serials - Kane EAL Auxiliary Stacks
  • Aux Newspapers - Some current titles are on the newspaper racks in the reading room; for all other titles please ask at the Information Desk
  • Chiu - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Display - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Elephant Folio - Gowen floor 1
  • Folio - Gowen floor 1
  • General Stacks - Gowen floors 1, 1M, 2, and 3
  • Lang Learning - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Maps - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Mendery - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Microfiche - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Microfilm ; Microform Ref ; Microform Storage - Suzzallo Basement Closed Stacks and Suzzallo Microfilm section
  • Newspapers - Select current issues are on the display racks on Gowen floor 3 (reading room); for others, please ask at the Information Desk
  • Offices - Material is currently in an office; consult the area studies librarian as indicated in the catalog display
  • Precataloged - most on Gowen floor 1; for others, ask at the Information Desk
  • Reference - Gowen floor 3 (reading room)
  • Reserve - Ask at the Information Desk for materials placed on class reserve
  • Serials Gowen - Select current titles are on the display shelves on Gowen floor 3 (reading room)
  • Serials Smith - Please ask at the Information Desk
  • Special Collections - In closed stacks; please ask at the Information Desk
  • Special Collections Oversize - In closed stacks; please ask at the Information Desk
  • Taiwan Resource Center - Gowen floor 2M
  • Vertical file - Please ask at the Information Desk