Below are some of the subject headings used in the online catalog for general atlases. The subject heading atlases will retrieve any general world atlas. The subject heading atlases, [nationality] will retrieve a general world atlas published in that country. Therefore, the heading atlases, canadian will retrieve world atlases published in Canada. The atlases may emphasize Canadian information, but they are still world atlases.
|atlases, german||atlases bibliography|
|atlases, canadian||atlases, swedish|
Below are some of the call number ranges for general world atlases. The call number distinguishes the atlases' year of publication. New atlases published this year have a call number of G1021. Atlases published in 1900 have a call number of G1019.
|Call Number Range||Subject|
|G1001 - G1021||Atlases by period|
|G1001||published before 1570|
|G1006 G1015||published between 1570 - 1800|
|G1019||published between 1801 - 1975|
|G1021||published 1976 and after|