Loan Renewals Limited Through October 2019

Due to the ongoing Dewey to Library of Congress reclassification project, Buswell Library (Main) is limiting all items to a single renewal (instead of three renewals) after the initial loan period until October 2019.   

If you have any questions regarding this policy, please contact the Circulation Desk (

Kanopy Video Streaming - Important Changes

In recent years, we have offered Kanopy on-demand for streamed video content; however, as the resource has gained in popularity, the costs have risen to a level that we can no longer sustain. To ensure that Kanopy is available to support curricular needs, we are moving from “on demand” access of films to mediated access of films in Kanopy

Dewey Decimal System to Library of Congress System

Buswell Library is in the process of moving from the Dewey Decimal Classification System (DDC) to the Library of Congress Classification System (LC). This process will be complete by the end of September 2019. In the meantime, here's some resources to help you understand the LC system.

Map Dewey (DDC) Classification to LC (LCC)

Library of Congress Classification Outline