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Judaic Studies 4511 - Holocaust Studies: Find Books

How Libraries Make Holocaust Materials Accessible

To bring materials on the Holocaust together, librarians use both subject headings from the Library of Congress Subject Headings, and class marks (the first part of the call number) from the Library of Congress Classification.

Subject Headings Classification
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) D804.3
World War, 1939-1945--Jews D810.J4
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in motion pictures PN1995.9.H53

Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature (classification will vary with the literature)

Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in art (classification will vary with the medium)  
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), and art


Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), and the arts NX180.H59
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in textbooks  
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), on television  
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), and architecture  
Holocaust memorials  
Holocaust victims  
Holocaust survivors DS135.F89
Holocaust survivors' writings  
Holocaust survivors in literature  
Children of Holocaust survivors DS135.F89
Children of Holocaust survivors, Writings of  
Grandchildren of Holocaust survivors  
Jewish women in the Holocaust D804.47
K. Tzetnik Award in Holocaust Literature (in the class for Hebrew literature) PJ5012.H65
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Research -- Awards  
Prix Mémoire de la Choa  
Holocaust denial D804.355



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