Q. In the catalog there are 2 letter abbreviations. What do they mean?

Answered By: Kathryn Ray
Last Updated: Mar 08, 2017     Views: 51

Library Abbreviations for Universities that provide CLS Service to AU Students:
CU Catholic University
DC University of the District of Columbia - Van Ness Campus
GA Gallaudet University
GM George Mason University
GT Georgetown University
HU Howard University

Marymount University                                                                                                                                                                                                               


Marymount University

WRLC Washington Research Libraries Consortium Storage (PG Co. MD)
AU-WCL Pence Law Library at AU's Washington College of Law 
AU borrowers may request WCL books. On the homepage click on the "Web Forms" tab> ILL > 
Request an item from the Washington College of Law or Wesley Seminary  

Collections with no CLS Service to AU Students (AU students may not borrow or request books

from these libraries, even though their books are in the library catalog)

DA Dahlgren Medical Library at GT - no CLS
HI Himmelfarb Medical Library at GW - no CLS
HL Howard University Law School - no CLS
JB Jacob Burns Law Library at GW - no CLS
LI CU Lima Reference Collection: (Portuguese speaking country materials 16th- early 20th c.)
Anomalies with no unique abbreviation & no CLS Service to AU Students
GM GM's Law School does not have a separate abbreviation.  
Check the holdings record. No CLS
GU Qatar collection is located in the Middle Eastern country of Qatar. 
Check holdings. No CLS

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