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German Language and Literature

Use this guide to discover German Language and Literature resources available to you at Mason.

Find Books at Mason


Still can't find the item? Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to request books, media and articles from other libraries when they are not available at Mason or the WRLC. Start your research early if you want to take advantage of this wonderful service as it can take up to 2 weeks.

Call Numbers for Books- German Language and Literature

Most books pertaining to German Language and Literature are located at Fenwick Library, and can be found in the following call number area(s):

  • PF3001-5999: German Language
  • PT1-4897: German Language Literature (includes translations into English)

- most German language literature books by or about a given author are shelved together

- if you don't see a book on the shelves, try searching the Mason Libraries Catalog

Catalog Tips.

Finding  language materials:

  • Go to the GMU Libraries Catalog
  • Click on the "Set Limits" link
  • From the "Language" pull-down menu, select what you need
  • Click on the "Set Limits" button
  • Click on the "Builder Search" tab

(this works in the WRLC Catalog too)