Music Cataloging at Yale Call Numbers

Call numbers in Voyager vs. on the item

Call numbers with final capital letter || final lower case letter (reprints) || work or serial numbers || key signature

Inputting call numbers in the holdings record in Voyager
‡b Location code: b Mus      ‡b Musref
‡h The class number goes in ‡h.
When there are two cutter numbers, the first cutter number goes in ‡h
When there are three or more cutter numbers, all but the last cutter number goes in ‡h
‡i The remainder of the call number goes in ‡i.
When needed, the plus sign or double plus sign should be the last element of ‡i.
‡m For call numbers with a plus sign, include ‡m Oversize
For call numbers with a double plus sign, include ‡m Folio
see below for an example
‡2 For non-LC call numbers, include ‡2 localyale
‡z local notes

Call numbers with a final capital letter
in Voyager on item in Voyager on item
‡h M557.4 B1175 ‡i L3 A+ ‡m Oversize M
557
 .4
B1175
L3
A+
Oversize
‡h M23.5 ‡i L774 Bmin. A M
23
 .5
L774
Bmin.
A
‡h M24 B118 ‡i W8 E+ ‡m Oversize M
24
B118
W8
E+
Oversize
‡h M24 B118 ‡i W8 EE+ ‡m Oversize M
24
B118
W8
EE+
Oversize
‡h M1507 H135 ‡i K11 H+ ‡m Oversize M
1507
H135
K11
H+
Oversize
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Reprints (call numbers with a final lower case letter)
in Voyager on item in Voyager on item
‡h MT50 F419 ‡i T7 1879a+ ‡m Oversize
MT
50
F419
T7
1879a+
Oversize
‡h M23.3 S2862 ‡i K59 C1 1738b+ ‡m Oversize M
23
 .3
S2862
K59
C1
1738b+
Oversize
Call numbers with work or serial numbers
in Voyager on item in Voyager on item
‡h M25 ‡i G789 op.3, 61+ ‡m Oversize M
25
G789
op.3,
61+
Oversize
‡h M221 ‡i M939 K.374a-b+ ‡m Oversize M
221
M939
K.374a-b+
Oversize
‡h M246 ‡i T268 TWV41:a3+ ‡m Oversize M
246
T268
TWV41:a3+
Oversize
‡h M219.3 ‡i B1172 op.15 no.3-4+ ‡m Oversize M
219
 .3
B1172
op.15
no.3-4+
Oversize
‡h M990 D433 ‡i P3 no.1,7+ ‡m Oversize M
990
D433B
P3
no.1,7+
Oversize
‡h M76 ‡i B118 S.1007- 1008+ ‡m Oversize M
76
B118
S.1007-
1008+
Oversize
‡h M1549 M782 ‡i M1 bks.4-5 D7+ ‡m Oversize M
1549
M782
M1
bks.4-5
D7+
Oversize
‡h M1620 ‡i M492 op.19, op.19a 1911a+ ‡m Oversize M
1620
M492
op.19,
op.19a
1911a+
Oversize
‡h ML270.9 H382 ‡i P877 M9+ ‡m Oversize ML
270
 .9
H382
P877
M9+
Oversize
‡h M485 P762 ‡i C2 no.4-5++ ‡m Folio ML
M485
P762
C2
no.4-5++
Folio
Call numbers with a key signature
See Key signature in the call number for an explanation of using a flat sign in the call number in Voyager.
in Voyager on item in Voyager on item
‡h M1001 ‡i W131 Dmaj.+ ‡m Oversize M
1001
W131
Dmaj.+
Oversize
‡h M129 P116 ‡i S9 Aflatmaj.+ ‡m Oversize M129
P116
S9
Aflatmaj.+
Oversize
‡h M250 ‡i B678 Eflatmaj.+ ‡m Oversize M250
B678
Eflatmaj.+
Oversize
‡h M1001 ‡i B651 C#min.+ ‡m Oversize M1001
B651
C#min.+
Oversize


Comments to Mickey Koth Yale University Music Library
©Yale University Library Last revised December 7, 2011.