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PK-12 Textbooks

Your CECH Library guide to PK-12 textbooks in our collection and information about historical textbooks in UC's Archives and Rare Books Library.

Edition Types

The CECH Library textbook collection includes a range of types of textbooks: laboratory manuals, student edition textbooks, teacher's editions of textbooks, workbooks, and teacher's editions of workbooks. 

The table below lists edition type codes, the final line of each textbook call number:

LM  laboratory manual
LMTE    laboratory manual, teacher's edition
TB textbook, student edition
TE textbook, teacher's edition
WK workbook
WKTE   workbook, teacher's edition

Anatomy of a CECH Textbook Call Number

The following two tables show examples of textbook call numbers (bold text in center column) with an explanation of each part of its call number:

Format: TEXT Textbook
Dewey subject: 574 Biology
Publisher abbreviation:   GMH Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
Publication date: 2002  
Grade(s): Gr 9-12 Grades 9 - 12
Edition type: TE Teacher's edition


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