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Books about health can be found in the Academic Library. Look in the Dewey Decimal call number range of 610-618. 

For example, the book—

Madness: a Bipolar Life, written by Marya Hornbacher, has the call number:​

616.89 
H814​

which means

616.89   <-- Mental disorders

H814​​   <-- by Hornbacher, Marya 

If you know the general subject you're interested in, follow the guides on the ends of the shelves to navigate the numbering system. If you know the specific title but not the call number, search ICACAT. If you need help at any time, don't hesitate to ask or email library-help@interlochen.org

Books about sports can be found in the Academic Library. Look in the Dewey Decimal call number range of 796-799.

For example, the book—

Moneyball: the Art of Winning an Unfair Game, written by Michael Lewis, has the call number:

796.357
L675​

which means

796.357   <-- Baseball

M767   <-- by Lewis, Michael

If you know the general subject you're interested in, follow the guides on the ends of the shelves to navigate the numbering system. If you know the specific title but not the call number, search ICACAT. If you need help at any time, don't hesitate to ask or email library-help@interlochen.org

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