Assigning Library of Congress Call Numbers: Advanced (MCLS)

Scheduled Offerings

Course Overview

Expanding on what was learned in Assigning LC Call Numbers: Intermediate, this class will teach users how to assign call numbers using 2 cutters. You will learn how to construct complicated cutters for the LC classification. You will learn how to use LC tables.

Those taking the class will need access to the classification schedules via the print books or Classification Web. Class can be taken without access to these materials but all exercises in the class may not be able to be finished without them.

You need to have previously taken the Assigning LC Call Numbers Basic and Intermediate classes or have that knowledge prior to taking this workshop

This class will be online using WebEx online workshop software. All registered attendees will receive an email with WebEx login information a few days prior to the class date.

This workshop is eligible for six (6) general library education units (LEUs) for Indiana staff.


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Per-person rates
$99 (MCLS members)
$199 (Non-MCLS members)

Group viewing rates
$249 (MCLS members)
$349 (Non-MCLS members)

Course Provider


Course Length

6.0 Hours (3 days / 2-hour sessions per day)

Course Format

Live Online


Subject Area

Cataloging and Metadata