The term "stacks" generally refers to the areas in the library where the books are shelved. It can also mean the bookshelves on which library materials are arranged.
the shelves where library materials are located.
Usually free standing shelving bookcases within a library, where library material is shelved. The term “open stacks” means that library patrons are free to browse and choose the books they want to check out. UCSD Libraries are “open stacks” collections.
The space equipped for the storage of books and other library materials.
The Library's bookshelves.
a group of library bookshelves, or the area of the library occupied by bookshelves. Sometimes called `book stacks' or `stack area'. See Laurier Library's Building Directory.
Bookshelves in a library. The stacks are located on the 4th and 5th floors of Cook Library.
Shelves on which books are arranged for use in call number order. The terms "in the stacks" or "in Firestone" usually refer to the general collection, rather than to specialized areas.
The book shelves where most books are located.
rows of bookshelves in a library.
The shelves where books and periodicals are located.
The physical shelving areas in a library.
storage space consisting of an extensive arrangement of bookshelves in a library where most of the books are stored
The area where the library's books and other materials are stored. Memorial Library has "open stacks" where you may browse and retrieve material yourself.
Physical location in the library where the books are shelved. A library may have more than one set of stacks (Periodicals stacks, Reference stacks, etc.).
areas where large amounts of library material are shelved. One can speak of the reference stacks, the periodical stacks, the main book stacks, the documents stacks, etc.
The area in a library where materials are shelved (arranged by call number or in some libraries in alphabetical order by journal title).
The areas of a library where materials are shelved according to call numbers.
The area of the library that contains the books that can be taken out.
Public areas where books and periodicals are shelved. In Reese Library books are shelved in Library of Congress call number order. See also: reference stacks.
The area in the library containing most of the bookshelves. Generally, "the stacks" are the bookshelves containing the books that can be checked out. The "reference stacks" are the bookshelves that hold the materials in the reference collection.
The storage shelving for books and periodicals. In Grossmont's new LRC, Reference books and periodicals are on the ground floor and the circulating (as well as Oversize) books are on the top floor.
The bookshelves containing the principal book collection of the library.
The shelves on which books, Government Documents, and periodicals are kept.
The shelving units where library collections are stored.
Shelves where the books and other library materials are located.
The shelves where books and bound periodicals are kept in call number order in the library. Also called ranges.
In library lingo, bookshelves are known as stacks.
The stacks are the shelving units that hold the books and other materials in the library. They are also called ranges. ,bMain stacks refers to the section of the library where books which can be borrowed are shelved. Reserve stacks refers to that section of the library where reserve materials are shelved.
The shelves that hold the library's collection. Main stacks are in the basement, and on the second, third, and fourth floors.
The area of the library where items are shelved. They are arranged by call number or in alphabetical order by journal title for current periodicals.
the space in the library equipped with shelving for the physical storage of the library's book, periodical and other collections.
Series of bookcases or sections of shelving used for holding a library's collection.
Bookshelves that hold materials available to be checked out of the library.
areas where books are shelved in a library.
Book stacks with circulating books.
This is library jargon for rows of bookshelves. Most library items that circulate are located in either the UIS Brookens General Collection Stacks on level 4, Documents Stacks on level 2 or Periodicals Stacks on level 3.
This is a short-hand term for the library shelves where most of the collection resides -- "It's in the stacks." Most of the library stacks are open, which means users are free to browse.
a series of bookcases in which the principle portion of the library's book collection is housed.
The area in the library where library materials are shelved
In most libraries "stacks" is a general term referring to the area where the library's books and other materials are stored.
A series of bookcases or sections of shelving for the storage of a library's collection. A call number is needed to locate specific books in the stacks.
The library area where most of the books are shelved. In Gelman, the 4th, 5th and 6th floors.
The shelf areas in the library where materials are kept. The Tisch Library has stacks on all three floors.
The general circulating collection.
bookshelves in a library where the books available for check-out are kept
Book shelves containing the principal book collection of the library. These are located downstairs and are open for browsing.
The shelves that hold the library's books. In the Lee Library, the stacks are located on all Levels (1 - 5). At BYU, as in most American libraries, the stacks are "open." You may take books directly from the stacks; you do not need to ask a librarian to get the books for you.
High-density storage area for library material, usually accessible only to staff.
the shelves where the books are kept. Lauinger Library has open stacks, which means you must go directly to the shelves to get books.
1) A series of book cases, usually double-faced, arranged in a room or in a section of the library for storage of the principal book collection in the library. 2) The part of the room or library containing stacks.
the bookshelves in a library.
The collection of bookcases, shelves and other storage units containing a library's collection, both circulating (which can be taken out of the library) and non-circulating (which must be used in the library).
Library shelves which hold books, government documents or periodicals are called the stacks. You need the Library of Congress call number of the material to locate it in the library stacks. You can find the call number of a book in Skyline .
The shelves that hold the Libraries’ books. In the Auburn University Libraries, as in most American libraries, most of the stacks are "open;" that is, you may get books directly from the stacks. You do not need to ask a librarian to get the books for you.
Shelves that hold books and periodicals.
The area in which a series of bookcases or sections of shelving are arranged in rows or ranges and used for the storage of the library's collections.
The term stacks refers to shelving areas in the library that hold the bulk of the library's materials.
The area where library collections are shelved.
the sections or areas of the library where the collection is stored. Books and periodicals are arranged on shelves in the stacks and grouped by call numbers. The stacks are located on the third floor.
The shelves which hold the library's books are called the stacks. You need the call number of a book to locate it in the stacks. You can find the call number of a book in the online catalog. Please see the reference desk if you require help in locating a particular item or subject in the stacks.
The area of a library which holds the shelved books, usually arranged in Call Number groupings.
Storage space in a library or repository. The stacks of most Special Collections are closed. Closed stacks are accessed by staff only; patrons may not browse the shelves.
Library staff term for rows of bookshelves. The LRCâ€˜s circulating materials are in the stacks on the third floor.
The stacks are the part of the library which houses the physical collection. Books and paperbacks are arranged alphabetically on shelves based on a classification system in the stacks.
the area of the library where books and bound periodicals are shelved. These are items that can be checked out of the library.
Stacks or stack area refer to the space in the library where the majority of library materials are shelved. Often the stacks contain many rows of shelving units.
A fancy word for book shelving.
A series of shelves arranged in rows that hold most of the library's collection of books and/or materials.
The bookshelves containing the materials of the library.