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Finding Books Using Subject Headings

Subject headings are a set of terms or phrases, which help to classify materials.  Subject headings identify and link information about a given subject.  Use these when you search our Library Catalog.

Here are some major subject headings of interest for research in Speech and Language Disorders:

- Communicative Disorders

- Communicative Disorders in Children

- Speech Disorders

- Speech Disorders in Children

- Language Disorders 

- Language Disorders in Children

- Speech Therapy

- Speech Therapy for Children

- Autism

- Children with Autism

- Bilingualism

- Multilingualism

- Language Acquisition

- Selective Mutism

- Infants, Language

- Children, Language

- Second Language Acquisition

- People with Disabilities, Means of Communication

- Communication Devices for People with Disabilities

- Stuttering

- Aphasia

Call Numbers

Browsing the library shelves by call number ranges is another strategy for locating information on a topic; call numbers can help you get to the "right neighborhood" in the library stacks.

Library of Congress Call Numbers for Speech and Hearing

Call number Range Subject Heading
BF 251  Hearing, Psychology
BF 455 Psychology of Language and Speech
BF 723 .C57 Child Psychology Communication
LC 4028 Language and Learning
LC 4201 Physically Handicapped Children - Education
P 118 Early Language Acquisition/Emergent Lexicon
P 217 - P 259 Phonetics
QM 251 - QM 265 Anatomy and Physiology of Speech
QM 507 Human Anatomy - Ear
QP 86 .K46 Physiology of Aging
QP 306 Physiology of Voice and Speech
QP 461 - QP 471 Neurophysiology - Hearing - Physiological Acoustics
RC 423 Communication Disorders
RC 424 Stuttering
RC 424.7 Articulation Disorders
RC 425 Aphasia
RF 110 - RF 285 Otology - Diseases of the Ear
RF 290 - RF 294 Audiology - Hearing Disorders
RF 294.5 Audiology - Special Tests and Methods
RF 298 - RF 310 Hearing Disorders - Instruments
RF 510 - RF 514 Diseases of the Larynx, Vocal Cords. Instrumentation
RF 540 Rehabilitation - Speech
RJ 496 - 497 Language and Communication Disorders in Children