noun Library Science.
Origin of call number
Examples from the Web for call number
On this pocket, at the top, write the call-number of the book.
Put on every card in the catalog the call-number of the book to which it refers.
By the call-number one can refer from any entry in it to the entry of the same book in the shelf-list.
After the call-number is written, varnish the label with a thin solution of shellac in alcohol.
It is advisable also to write the call-number in ink on some definite page bearing the library's stamp.