Materials Center) Provides a unique collection of P-12
curriculum materials in the Education Building on
the UCF main campus in Orlando.
Rosen(Universal Orlando Foundation Library at
the Rosen College of Hospitality Management) Provides a unique collection of materials in
support of the Hospitality Management program at the
Rosen College campus.
Circulating books on the Theme Park industry are generally found in
the following call number ranges in the Rosen Library:
E160-E169: roadside attractions
F309-F319: some theme park guidebooks
G155 and G155 .A1: theme park & attractions, some general and subtopics
GV1851-GV1860: theme park & attractions, general and subtopics
Books in the UCF Libraries are shelved according to the Library of Congress Classification
System, a system used by most academic and research libraries in the United States. The system uses a combination of letters and numbers to create a unique "call number" for
every book in the library. In general, the system attempts to group together books
on similar subjects, which makes it easier to "browse" the shelves for books on a particular
By browsing through books in your subject area, you will become more
familiar with the range of information in that discipline and you will likely stumble upon
several helpful sources. On the other hand, browsing can be imprecise, and you may
overlook many useful sources (including those which the library owns on your subject but
which are currently checked out to other patrons).
To search more precisely for books, you will need to search the UCF
Library Catalog or OneSearch, which will be covered in the next section of this tutorial.