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Military Science

Book Locations by Call Number

Call Number Locations

Military Science books can be found on the 5th floor of Milner Library. Here is a breakdown of the major subjects within Military Sciences, organized by Library of Congress call numbers. These are general topics. For more specific subtopics, reach out or search the library catalog.   

  • U 21‑22.3 - War. Philosophy. Military sociology
  • U 27‑43 - History of military science
  • U 45 - Historiography
  • U 56‑59 - Army clubs
  • U 150‑155 - Military planning
  • U 161‑163 - Strategy
  • U 164‑167.5 - Tactics
  • U 168 - Logistics
  • U 250‑255 - Maneuvers (combined arms)
  • U 260 - Joint operations. Combined operations
  • U 261 - Amphibious warfare
  • U 262 - Commando tactics
  • U 263‑264.5 - Atomic warfare. Atomic weapons
  • U 300‑305 - Artillery and rifle ranges
  • U 310‑310.2 - War games
  • U 320‑325 - Physical training of soldiers
  • U 400‑714 - Military education and training
  • U 750‑773 - Military life, manners and customs, antiquities, etc.
  • U 799‑897 - History of arms and armor
  • UA 21‑885 - By region or country
  • UA 910‑915 - Mobilization
  • UA 920‑925 - Plans for attack and defense
  • UA 926‑929 - Civil defense
  • UA 929.5‑929.95 - War damage in industry. Industrial defense
  • UA 940‑945 - Military communication
  • UA 950‑979 - Routes of travel. Distances
  • UA 985‑997 - Military geography
  • UB 160‑165 - Records, returns, muster rolls, etc.
  • UB 170‑175 - Adjutant generals' offices
  • UB 180‑197 - Civilian personnel departments
  • UB 250‑271 - Intelligence
  • UB 273‑274 - Sabotage
  • UB 275‑277 - Psychological warfare. Propaganda
  • UB 320‑338 - Enlistment, recruiting, etc.
  • UB 340‑345 - Compulsory service. Conscription and exemption
  • UB 356‑369.5 - Provision for veterans
  • UB 370‑375 - Military pensions, etc.
  • UB 380‑385 - Soldiers' and sailors' homes
  • UB 407‑409 - Warrant officers. Noncommissioned officers
  • UB 410‑415 - Officers
  • UB 416‑419 - Minorities, women, etc. in armed forces
  • UB 420‑425 - Furloughs
  • UB 440‑449.5 - Retired military personnel
  • UC 20‑258 - Organization of the service. By region or country
  • UC 260‑267 - Supplies and stores
  • UC 270‑360 - Transportation
  • UC 400‑440 - Barracks. Quarters. Camps
  • UC 460‑535 - Clothing and equipment
  • UC 540‑585 - Equipage. Field kits
  • UC 600‑695 - Horses. Mules. Remount service
  • UC 700‑780 - Subsistence
  • UD 157‑302 - Tactics. Maneuvers. Drill regulations
  • UD 320‑325 - Manual of arms
  • UD 330‑335 - Firing. Military sharpshooting
  • UD 340‑345 - Bayonet drill
  • UD 380‑425 - Small arms. Swords, etc.
  • UD 450‑455 - Mounted infantry
  • UD 460‑464 - Mountain troops
  • UD 470‑475 - Ski troops
  • UD 480‑485 - Airborne troops. Parachute troops
  • UD 490‑495 - Airmobile operations
  • UE 144‑145 - Horse cavalry
  • UE 147 - Armored cavalry
  • UE 157‑302 - Tactics. Maneuvers. Drill regulations
  • UE 420‑425 - Cavalry sword exercises
  • UE 460‑475 - Horses
  • UF 157‑302 - Tactics. Maneuvers. Drill regulations
  • UF 400‑405 - Field artillery
  • UF 450‑455 - Seacoast artillery
  • UF 460‑465 - Siege artillery
  • UF 470‑475 - Howitzer artillery. Mortar batteries
  • UF 480‑485 - Garrison artillery
  • UF 500‑515 - Weapons systems
  • UF 520‑537 - Ordnance and small arms
  • UF 540‑545 - Arsenals, magazines, armories, etc.
  • UF 560 ‑ 780 -Ordnance material (Ordnance proper)
  • UF 820‑830 - Ballistics. Velocities and motions of projectiles
  • UF 848‑856 - Artillery instruments. Fire control, etc.
  • UG 1‑620 - Military engineering
    • UG 160‑302 - Tactics and regulations
    • UG 335 - Bridges
    • UG 340 - Tunnels
    • UG 360‑390 - Field engineering
    • UG 400‑442 - Fortification
    • UG 443‑449 - Attack and defense. Siege warfare
    • UG 470‑474 - Military surveying, topography, and..mapping
    • UG 490 - Land mines, etc.
    • UG 500‑565 - Technical troops and other special corps
    • UG 570‑582 - Military signaling
    • UG 590‑613.5 - Military telegraphy and telephony
    • UG 614‑614.5 - Military electric lighting
    • UG 615‑620 - Military motor vehicles
  • UG 622‑1435 - Air forces. Air warfare
    • UG 633‑635 - By region or country
    • UG 637‑639 - Education and training
    • UG 640‑645 - Military aeronautical research
    • UG 700‑705 - Tactics
    • UG 730‑735 - Air defenses
    • UG 760‑765 - Aerial reconnaissance
    • UG 770‑1045 - Organization. Personnel management
    • UG 1097 - Air bases
    • UG 1100‑1435 - Equipment and supplies
  • UG 1500‑1530 - Military astronautics. Space warfare. Space surveillance
  • UH 20‑25 - Chaplains
  • UH 201‑515 - Medical and sanitary services
  • UH 520‑560 - Care of sick and wounded. Relief societies
  • UH 600‑629.5 - Military hygiene and sanitation
  • UH 700‑705 - Public relations. Press. War correspondents
  • UH 750‑769 - Military social work. Social welfare services
  • UH 800‑910 - Recreation and information services

  • V 25-55 - History and antiquities of naval science
  • V 66-69 - Navy clubs
  • V 160-165 - Strategy
  • V 167-178 - Tactics
  • V 200 - Coast defense
  • V 210-214.5 - Submarine warfare
  • V 390-395 - Naval research
  • V 396-396.5 - Military oceanography
  • V 399 - Automation in the naval sciences
  • V 400-695 - Naval education
  • V 720-743 - Naval life, manners and customs, antiquities, etc.
  • V 750-995 - War vessels: Construction, armament, etc.
  • VA 49-395 - United States
  • VA 400-750 - Other regions or countries
  • VB 21-124 - By region or country
  • VB 170-187 - Civil department
  • VB 260-275 - Enlisted personnel
  • VB 307-309 - Warrant officers
  • VB 310-315 - Officers
  • VB 320-325 - Minorities, women, etc. in navies
  • VC 20-258 - Organization of service
  • VC 260-268 - Supplies and stores
  • VC 270-279 - Equipment of vessels, supplies, allowances, etc.
  • VC 280-345 - Clothing and equipment
  • VC 350-410 - Subsistence. Provisioning
  • VC 412-425 - Navy yards and stations. Shore facilities
  • VD 21-124 - By region or country
  • VD 160-302 - Drill regulations
  • VD 330-335 - Shooting
  • VD 360-390 - Small arms
  • VD 400-405 - Small boat service
  • VE 23-124 - By region or country
  • VE 160-302 - Drill regulations
  • VE 330-335 - Shooting
  • VE 360-390 - Small arms
  • VE 420-425 - Barracks, quarters, etc.
  • VE 430-435 - Training camps
  • VF 21-124 - By region or country
  • VF 160-302 - Ordnance instructions and drill books
  • VF 310-315 - Target practice
  • VF 346-348 - Naval weapons systems
  • VF 350-375 - Ordnance and arms (General)
  • VF 390-510 - Ordnance material (Ordnance proper)
  • VG 20-25 - Chaplain
  • VG 50-55 - Coast guard and coast signal service
  • VG 70-85 - Naval communication by telegraphy, telephone, etc.
  • VG 90-95 - Naval aviation
  • VG 100-475 - Medical service
  • VG 500-505 - Public relations. Press. War correspondents
  • VG 2000 - Social work. Social welfare services
  • VG 2020-2029 - Recreation and information service
  • VK 15-124 History, conditions, etc.
  • VK 321-369.8 - Harbors. Ports
  • VK 381-397 - Signaling
  • VK 401-529 - Study and teaching
  • VK 549-572 - Science of navigation
  • VK 573-587 - Nautical instruments
  • VK 588-597 - Marine hydrography. Hydrographic surveying
  • VK 600-794 - Tide and current tables
  • VK 798-997 - Sailing directions. Pilot guides
  • VK 1000-1249 - Lighthouse service
  • VK 1250-1299 - Shipwrecks and fires
  • VK 1299.5-1299.6 - Icebreaking operations
  • VK 1300-1491 - Saving of life and property
  • VK 1500-1661 - Pilots and pilotage
  • VM 15-124 - History
  • VM 165-276 - Study and teaching
  • VM 295-296 - Contracts and specifications
  • VM 298.5-301 - Shipbuilding industry. Shipyards
  • VM 311-466 - Special types of vessels
  • VM 595-989 - Marine engineering
  • VM 975-989 - Diving

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