Library of Congress Subject Headings

Many academic libraries use the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) which are divided into 21 branches of knowledge.

General works
Philosophy
Auxiliary sciences of history
History (general)
History (Americas)
Geography
Social sciences
Political science
Law
Education

Music
Visual arts
Language and literature
Science
Medicine
Agriculture
Technology
Military science
Naval science
Bibliography; library science


Each branch is divided into more specific topics represented by combinations of letters and numbers.

Within the Voyager catalog, records have Library of Congress Subject Headings assigned to them. These subject headings are hyperlinked to all the other records that share the subject heading.

Tip: If you want to find more materials like the one you have selected, simply click the subject heading hyperlink!

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