Classification Codes

These classification codes provide the basis for the thematic list of books in the open shelves section. Another system applies to the books in the open stacks; these are numbered and shelved according to the year of acquisition (example 15- 12369).

  • Allg Generalities
  • BID Library, Information, Documentation
  • BWL Business Studies
  • DV - Computing, also see Informatics
  • Juda - Jewish Studies
  • Jur - Law, also see Legal Studies
  • FaD - Subject-based didactics
  • Geo - Geography
  • Gesch - History
  • KJB - children's and young people's literature
  • KoM - Media and Communication
  • Ku - Fine Arts
  • Ling - Linguistics
  • Lit - Literary Studies
  • Math - Mathematics
  • Mus - Music
  • Nat - Natural Sciences
  • Oeko - Environmental Sciences
  • Paed - Education
  • Phil - Philosophy
  • Pol - Political Science
  • Psy - Psychology
  • Legal Science, also see Law
  • SB - Textbook
  • SoP - Sozial Education
  • Soz - Sociology
  • Social Sciences
  • Spo - Physical Education
  • Tech - Technology
  • Theol - Theology
  • VWL - Economics
  • Wirt - Business and Economics, also see Economics
  • Economics (Rote Feld Branch), also see Business and Economics