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IIUM Library (Central)

Dar al-Hikmah Library
International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
P.O Box 10, 50738
Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia.
Phone : +603-6196 4815
Fax : +603-6196 4855

Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas Library (SMNA Library)

The International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilisation (ISTAC)
No.24 Jalan Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin
Taman Duta, 50480
Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia.
Phone : +603-62073430 
Fax : +603 - 62073478

Kuantan Library & CFS Gambang Library

IIUM Library Kuantan & CFS Gambang
International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM),
Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah,
Bandar Indera Mahkota,
25200 Kuantan,
Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia.
Customer Service Librarians: 09-570 4187/ 4188
Tel : 09-570 4000 ext. 3456/4180
Fax : 09-570 4382

Pagoh Edu Hub Library

International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
Pagoh Edu Hub KM
1, Jalan Panchor, 84600 Pagoh.
Muar. Johor Darul Takzim. Malaysia.

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Classification Guides

Synopsis of the Library of Congress Classification Scheme

The IIUM Library uses the Library of Congress Classification Scheme. Below is the synopsis of the scheme.

A AE AJ AY General works Encyclopedia Indexes Yearbooks, Almanacs, DictionariesLevel 2    

B BF BL BM BP BR Philosophy (General) Psychology Religions, Mythology, Rationalism Judaism Islam, Bahaism, Theosophy Christianity

C CB CC CT Auxiliary Sciences of History History of Civilization Archeology Biography
D DA DC DD DE DK DS DT DU DX History (General) Great Britain France Germany Roman World Soviet Union Asia Africa Oceania GypsiesLevel 3


E-F History : America

G GB GN GR GV Geography (General) Physical Geography Anthropology Folklore Recreation, Leisure

H HC HD-HF HG HJ HM HQ HX Social Sciences (General) Economic History & Condition Business Communication Finance Public Finance Sociology The Family, Marriage, Woman Socialism, Communism, Anarchism

J JF Political Science Government, Administration, General Works, Comparative Works

K LawLevel 1

L LB Education (General) Theory and Practice of EducationLevel 4


M ML Music Literature of Music

N NA ND NX Fine Arts/Visual Arts (General) Architecture Painting Arts in general

P PA PE PL PN PR PZ Philology and Linguistics (General) Classical Languages & Literature Communication Malay Language Literary History & Collections English Language Fiction & Juvenile

Q QA QB QC QD QE QH QK QL QM QP QR Science (General) Mathematics & Computer Science Astronomy Physics Chemistry Geology Natural History of Biology Botany Zoology Human Anatomy Physiology Microbiology

R RA RB  RC  RC78 RC78.7.D53  RC86-88.9  RC306-320.5  RC321-571  RD RE  RF RG RJ RK RL  RM  RS RT  RV RX  RZ Medicine (General)  Public aspects of medicine  Pathology  Internal medicine Radiography. Roentgenography Diagnostic imaging  Medical emergencies. Critical care. Intensive care. First aid  Tuberculosis  Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry  Surgery  Ophthalmology  Otorhinolaryngology  Gynecology and obstetrics  Pediatrics  Dentistry  Dermatology  Therapeutics. Pharmacology  Pharmacy and materia medica  Nursing  Botanic, Thomsonian, and eclectic medicine  Homeopathy  Other systems of medicine

S SB SD SF SH  SK  Agriculture (General)  Plant culture  Forestry  Animal culture  Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling  Hunting sports

T TA TK TP TS TX Technology (General) Engineering, Civil Engineering Electrical Engineering Chemical Technology Manufacturers Home Economics

U Military Sciences

V Naval Sciences

Z Library Sciences