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English and Writing: Finding Books: useful shelf numbers

Creative Writing

This table will help you find shelf numbers for books on creative writing.

 070.4

 Journalism

 791.4372

 Screenplays for films

 792

 Theatre

 801

 Literary theory

 808.02

 Writing Styles

 808.027

 Editorial Techniques

 808.042

 Writing Skills

 808.06607

 Writing for Journalists

 808.068

 Writing for Children

 808.1

 Poetics

 808.2

 Drama

 808.22 - 23

 Scriptwriting

 808.3

 Story, fiction, Narrative

 808.31

 Short Story

 809

 Genre, The Novel, Modernism

 809.89282

 Children's Fiction

 809.87

 Women's writing

 820.9358

 Postcolonial Literature

 823.91

 20th Century English Literature

 823.92

 Contemporary English Literature

 900 - 999

 History, Geography

 910 - 919

 Travel Writing

 942.1

 London

English Literature

 800-899

 Literature

 801

 Philosophy / Theory of literature

 801.95

 Literary criticism

 808

 Rhetoric / Literary style

 809

 Literary genres

 809.89282

 Children's literature

 809.89287

 Women and literature

 810

 American Literature

 811

 American poetry

 812

 American drama

 813

 American fiction

 820

 English Literature

 821

 English Poetry

 822

 English Drama

 823

 English Fiction

 824

 Essays

 828

 Diaries / Letters

 830

 German Literature

 840

 French Literature

 850

 Italian Literature

 860

 Spanish Literature

 870

 Latin Literature

 882

 Classical Greek Literature

 891.7

 Russian Literature

English Language

 152 -153

 Visual Perception, Cognitive Science

 300.72

 Research Methods

 302

 Social Psychology

 302.2

 Communication Studies, Semiotics

 302.2242

 Conversation

 302.23

 Media Studies

 306.4

 Sociolinguistics

 306.44

 Gender and Language

 400

 Language Studies, Linguistics

 401.41

 Discourse

 401.43

 Semantics

 401.9

 Psycholinguistics, Language Aquisition

 410

 Linguistics, Noam Chomsky

 414

 Phonology

 417.2

 Dialect

 417.7

 Language Change, Historical Linguistics

 418

 Applied Linguistics, Feminism / Linguistics

 420

 English Language

 420.9

 History of the English Language

 421.52

 Accents, Pronunciation

 425

 Grammar

 427

 Dialect, Vernacular, Slang

 428

 Style, Grammar, Syntax, Standard English

 428.24

 Grammar

 651

 Business Communication

 659

 Advertising, Public Relations

 808

 Stylistics, Rhetoric, Narrative

 808.02

 Writing styles