Locating Books in the Library
Materials are shelved by Library of Congress (LC) call numbers.
Click the link below for information on how to read a call number and locate books in the library.
Books on a Place
1. To search for a place, enter the city and state. Try another search and replace the city with the county.
2. To search for the history of a place, enter the city and state and the keyword 'history'. Try another search with the county and state and the keyword 'history'. (Books may include discussions on economic history.)
Books on the economic aspects / conditions / development, etc. of a Place
Enter the city and state and the keyword 'economic'. Try another search and replace the city with the county.
Books on a Topic
Login to your patron account to review items checked-out, renew materials, check due dates and status of recalled materials, and more.
See Circulation and Loan Policies for loan periods, renewals, and fines.
CHECK-OUT BOOKS WITH YOUR PHONE!
Download the checkout@VandyLibraries app available for iPhone and Android!
Self-checkout is easy and convenient and consists of three simple steps: