ACCESSING THE LC CLASSIFICATION SCHEDULE OR LCSH

 

  1. Go to http://desktop.loc.gov/
  2. Click on the LOG ON button
  3. Select the BROWSE tab
  4. Go down the list until you see CLASSIFICATION WEB
  5. Click on it and you will find a list of choices (opens in new window), including LC SUBJECT HEADINGS.

When searching LCSH, always click on the button right next to the search term box. Do not hit the "return" key; it will only take you to the very beginning of the LCSH. For more information consult Cathy Chiu.