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Collection Services Policy and Procedure Manual: Cutter Numbers

LC Cutter tables

The Library of Congress Cutter Table is found online here:

 

http://www.loc.gov/cds/products/product.php?productID=30

For Geographic Cutter numbers

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LC Cutter Number Table


 


(1)  After initial vowels
     for the second letter:           b  d  l-m  n  p  r  s-t  u-y
     use number:                      2  3   4   5  6  7   8    9

(2)  After initial letter S
     for the second letter:           a  ch  e  h-i  m-p  t  u  w-z
     use number:                      2   3  4   5    6   7  8   9

(3)  After initial letters Qu
     for the second letter:           a  e  i  o  r  t  y
     use number:                      3  4  5  6  7  8  9
     For initial letters Qa-Qt, use:  2-29

(4)  After other initial consonants
     for the second letter:           a  e  i  o  r  u  y
     use number:                      3  4  5  6  7  8  9

(5)  For expansion
     for the letter:              a-d  e-h  i-l  m-o  p-s  t-v w-z
     use number:                   3    4    5    6    7    8   9

Numbers go in A 12-19.

Faculty Cutter Numbers

At one time we cataloged in-house all faculty publications and we used this Cutter list for them--

.A73  ARROW, DENNIS W.

.B35  BERNARD, PHYLLIS E.

.C339  CANTRELL, CHARLES L.

.D54  DILLON, PETER G.

.G53  GIBSON, MICHAEL T.

.H37  HARRELL ALVIN C.

.H44  HELLMAN, LAWRENCE K.

.L34  LAITY, ERIC T.

.L37  LAWRENCE, VICKI E.

.L37  MACDOUGALL, VICKI E.

.L43  LEFRANCOIS, ARTHUR G.

.M57  MORGAN, DANIEL J.

.S64  SPIROPOULOS, ANDREW C.

 

This collection of articles is now kept in the general collection at the end of the LC class numbers.  They are all boxed. When a professor leaves or retires their publications and pulled out and discarded.

PICTURE

SAMPLE CALL NUMBERS

KF                  KF

240                240

.W44             .Z9

2012             R5789

                     2012

Cutters for Supreme Court Justices

Cutter Numbers for U.S. Supreme Court Justices (KF8745)

 

Arnold, Richard S.                             .A76

Black, Hugo L.                                    .B55

Blackmun, Harry A.                         .B555

Bork, Robert H.                                   .B63

Bradley, Joseph P                              .B65

Brandeis, Louis D.                             .B73

Brennan, William J.                           .B78

Brewer, David J.                                   .B8

Burger, Warren E.                              .B86

Burton, Harold Hitz                              .B9

Butler, Pierce                                      .B92

Byrnes, James F                                .B96

Campbell, John Archibald               .C27

Cardozo, Benjamin N.                         .C3

Carswell, George Harrold               .C325

Chase, Salmon P.                             .C45

Clarke, John Hessin                         .C47

Clark, Tom C.                                      .C54

Daniel, Peter Vivian                          .D35

Davis, David                                       .D38

Douglas, William O.                           .D68

Ellsworth, Oliver                                   .E4

Field, Stephen                                    .F52

Fortas, Abe                                          .F65

Frankfurter, Felix                                  .F7

Friendly, Henry J.                               .F75

Fuller, Melville W.                                .F84

Harlan, John Marshall (1833-1911)   .H3

Harlan, John Marshall (1899-1971) .H33

Holmes, Oliver Wendell                     .H64

Hughes, Charles Evans                    .H83

Iredell, James                                         .I72

Jackson, Robert H.                               .J24

Jay, John                                                 .J3

Johnson, William                                    .J5

Kennedy, Anthony M.                         .K46

McKenna, Joseph                               .M24

McLean, John                                      .M27

McReynolds, James Clark                 .M29

Marshall, John                                  .M364

Marshall, Thurgood                          .M367

Miller, Samuel Freeman                    .M5

Minton, Sherman                             .M54

Murphy, Frank                                    .M8

O’Connor, Sandra Day                   .O25

Powell Jr., Lewis F.                          .P69

Rehnquist, William H.                     .R44

Rutledge, Wiley                                .R87

Ryan, Edward G.                                .R9

Scalia, Antonin                                 .S33

Shiras Jr., George                               .S5

Sotomayor, Sonia                             .S67

Souter, David H                                .S68

Stevens, John Paul                         .S78

Stone, Harlan Fiske                         .S75

Story, Joseph                                    .S83

Sutherland, George                         .S88

Taft, William Howard                        .T32

Taney, Roger Brooke                       .T34

Thomas, Clarence                            .T48

Vinson, Fred M.                                .V55

Waite, Morrison R.                           .W27

Warren, Earl                                     .W36

White, Byron R.                                .W48

White, Edward Douglas                    .W5

Whittaker, Charles Evans              .W53

 

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