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ESL 24 (DeBakcsy/Payne) - Food Issues: Books

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Call Numbers

The LPC Library, like most academic libraries, uses the Library of Congress classification system (LC). 

Books on the history of the United States have a call # starting with a E

You might also see other call numbers depending on the subject area.  For example, books on jazz will be the education section (L) or Health section (RC). 

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Chabot Library Catalog

  • Request books from Chabot for Tues/Thurs delivery

CSU, East Bay 

  • Students with valid LPC IDs may check out books from CSUEB


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Books in the LPC Library

The following list provides a sampling of what is available in the LPC Library. 

Use the Library Catalog to search for other titles in the LPC collections. 

Sample Search Terms:

  • "organic farming"
  • "childhood obesity"
  • farming AND environment
  • "animal welfare" AND farms
  • GMO foods

Sample Check-Out Titles

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