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ESL and Young Adult Books: Library Guide

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Dewey Decimal System

The SFCC Library is arranged using the Dewey Decimal Classification system for nonfiction books. 

We have Dewey bookmarks-ASK at the Reference Desk!

000   General Information

100   Psychology, Philosophy

200   Religion

300   Social Sciences (politics, economics, social issues, folktales)

400   Lanugages

500   Science and Medicine

600   Applied Sciences (cookbooks, management, business)

700   The Arts and Sports

800   Literature and Plays

900 Geography and History 

The library also has a Reference section (near the Reference desk) with encyclopedias & dictionaries.

New Books from the Library Catalog

Dewey Decimal Chart for printing

YA Young Adult Books

Updated Young Adult Reading List

These titles are located in the fiction section in the Library.  Please ask for help if you need assistance finding anything in the SFCC Library. 

Other Library Resources


Library Services

Did you know that the SFCC Library:

  • checks out laptops for 24 hours
  • checks out flip cameras and video cameras
  • checks out movie DVDs and music CDs
  • has group study rooms that can be reserved
  • has a DVD viewing area (1st floor) to watch DVDs
  • has two scanners and a photocopier
  • has a magazine reading area


Library Self Tour

Test your knowledge of what is where in the Library! Get copies of the Library self-tour sheet at the Reference Desk.

Library Audio Books

Looking for audio books? Check the Reserves shelf at the Circulation Desk. Above is a list of books with CDs.

Library Fiction Collection

The library has a small collection of fiction titles behind the DVD section. These books are shelved by author last name. The YA or young adult titles are also in this section.


Library DVD Film Collection

The SFCC library has films on DVD. Check out the selection of intercultural films available.

Library Bestseller Collection

The library has a small collection of bestsellers next to the DVDs as you enter the library. 


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