Library Catalog

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Use the Library Catalog to search for items located at any of the Dallas College library locations, including:

Course Reserves

Textbooks and other class materials are placed on reserve by instructors. These items can't leave the library, but you can check them out to use within the library. To search course reserves, click on the link below.

Finding Books in the Library

Dallas College Libraries uses the Library of Congress (LC) Classification System to organize items in their collection. The following LC classifications are the most helpful for those studying English/Composition:

  • HM (Sociology)
    • HM401-429 (General Works)
    • HM435-477 (History of Sociology, History of Sociological Theory)
    • HM461-473 (School of Sociology, Schools of Sociological Theory)
    • HM481-554 (Theory, Methods, Relations to Other Subjects)
    • HM621-656 (Culture)
    • HM661-696 (Social Control)
    • HM701-706 (Social Systems, Social Structure)
    • HM711-806 (Groups and Organizations, Community, Organizational Sociology)
    • HM811-821 (Deviant Behavior, Social Deviance)
    • HM826 (Social Institutions)
    • HM831-901 (Social Change)
    • HM1001-1281 (Social Psychology, Social Perception, Social Cognition)
    • HM1106-1171 (Interpersonal Relations, Social Behavior)
    • HM1176-1281 (Social Influence, Social Pressure)
  • HN (Social History and Conditions, Social Problems)
  • HT (Communities, Classes, Races)
    • HT51-65 (Communities)
    • HT601-1445 (Classes)
    • HT1501-1595 (Races)
  • HV (Social and Public Welfare, Criminology)
  • HX (Socialism, Communism, Utopias, Anarchism)

eBook Collections

Books at Other Libraries


If you'd like to search for items at other libraries, WorldCat can help. WorldCat lets you search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world. Click on the link below to search using WorldCat. To request an item via Interlibrary Loan, click on the other link in this box.

Interlibrary Loan

Books, periodical article and other items not available from Dallas College can be requested via interlibrary loan. Click on the link below for more information and to make a request. NOTE: Textbooks are not available through the interlibrary loan program.