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Delbarton School has access to the School Collection, a growing database of e-books selected specifically for academic libraries.

Note: For remote access instructions (from home) to this database, please log in to Delbarton’s WaveNet and click on the library link in the left column.


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Call Number Areas

000 Computers, Information & General Reference

100 Philosophy & Psychology

200 Religion

300 Social Sciences

400 Language

500 Science

600 Technology

700 Arts & Recreation

800 Literature

900 Geography & History



    Books at the Delbarton Library

    How are books organized?

    Books are organized by subject using the Dewey Decimal System.  Books with similar subjects are often near each other on the shelves. The call number is a book's "address."

     Where are the books located?

    Reference Books:  Quiet Study and bookcases under window and diplay cases in Main Room (library use only)

    Circulated Books:  Main stacks (available for checkout)

    Call Number Areas for History:

    900  History & Geography
    909  World History
    910  Geography & Travel
    912  Atlases, Maps, Charts & Plans
    930  History of Ancient World
    940  History of Europe
    950  History of Asia, Far East
    960  History of Africa
    970  History of North America
    980  History of South America
    990  History of Other Areas


      Encyclopedias, Dictionaries & Reference Guides

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      An encyclopedia of world history
      Call Number: R 902 L27

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      Ancient Writers - T. James Luce (Editor)
      Call Number: R 880 L93
      ISBN: 0684165953
      Publication Date: 1982-09-01

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      Encyclopaedia Britannica - Dale H. Hoiberg (Editor); Theodore N. Pappas (Editor)
      ISBN: 9780852299616
      Publication Date: 2003-03-01
      Note: For remote access instructions (from home) to this database, please log in to Delbarton’s WaveNet and click on the library link in the left column.

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      Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present - Paul Finkelman (Editor)
      Call Number: R 973 .04 F49
      ISBN: 0195167791
      Publication Date: 2009-02-02

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      Encyclopedia of American History - Richard B. Morris; Jeffrey B. Morris
      Call Number: 973 M87
      ISBN: 0062700553
      Publication Date: 1996-10-09

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      Encyclopedia of Philosophy
      Call Number: R 103 E26

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      Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War - Spencer C. Tucker (Editor)
      Call Number: R 959 .7 S74
      ISBN: 0874369835
      Publication Date: 1998-09-18

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      Larousse Dictionary of World History - Bruce Lenman
      Call Number: R 909 C44
      ISBN: 0550150056
      Publication Date: 1994-05-01

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      The Civil War Dictionary - Mark M. Boatner
      Call Number: 973 .7 B66
      ISBN: 0679733922
      Publication Date: 1991-10-01

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      The Encyclopedia of American Catholic History - Michael Glazier; Thomas Shelly (Editor)
      Call Number: R 282 G55
      ISBN: 0814659195
      Publication Date: 2005-03-01


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