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PLH236 Basic Heating Systems (Installation): Find Books & Videos

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Books can provide you with reliable information you can count on and include in your works cited/reference page. They often provide:

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The Library of Congress classification for HVACR is TH7000. More specifically, TH7000 is broken down as follows:

  • TH7005-7699 Heating and ventilation.  Air conditioning
  • TH7010-7015 General works
  • TH7121-7145 Heating engineering. Industrial heating
  • TH7201-7699 Heating of buildings, including domestic heating, and works which discuss special aspects of both heating and ventilation of buildings
    • TH7221-7227 General works
    • TH7325-7337 Specifications.  Drawings.  Estimates.  Measurements.  Quantities and costs.
    • TH7391 .A-Z Special rooms
    • TH7392 .A-Z Special classes of buildings (apartment houses, chemical plants, churches, garages, machine shops, office buildings, prisons, schools, theaters, etc.)
    • TH7395 .A-Z Special installations
    • TH7400-7417.5 Heating by special fuels or forms of energy (coal, oil, gas, electric, solar, geothermal)
    • TH7418-7458 Local heating (radiative, open fires, convective heating, stoves, etc.)
    • TH7461-7643 Central heating (regulators, thermostats, hydronic systems, warm-air heating and fixtures, etc.)
    • TH7647-7699 Ventilation of buildings (natural ventilation, air conditioning, dust removal, etc.)

Browsing in any of these areas may lead to the discovery of valuable material in addition to the specific items listed in this guide.

The Library of Congress classification for plumbing is TH6000. More specifically, TH6000 is broken down as follows:

  • TH6101-6153 General works, reference materials, history, study and teaching
  • TH6225-6288 General special (specifications, drawings, estimates, inspection, testing)
    • TH6249-6255 Plumbing fixtures and fitting supplies
  • TH6291-6295 Plumbing work (laying pipes, joints, pipefitting)
  • TH6297 Soldering, solder, and fluxes in plumbing
  • TH6299 Plumbers' tools and apparatus
  • TH6325-6330 Plastics in plumbing
  • TH6485-6499 Plumbing of bathrooms, toilet rooms, lavatories
  • TH6500 Flush tanks and auxilliary valves
  • TH6501 Hot tubs
  • TH6502-6505 Laundry plumbing
  • TH6507-6512 Kitchen and pantry plumbing
  • TH6515 Plumbing of special buildings (apartments, farmhouses, hotels, office buildings, public comfort stations, schools, tall buildings)
  • TH6518 Plumbing for special establishments (bars, public baths, carriage houses, public laundries, soda fountains)
  • TH6521-6531 Water supply
  • TH6541-6545 Cold water supply
  • TH6551-6568 Hot water supply.  Water heaters
  • TH6569 Special applications of water supply (drinking fountains, fountains, sprinklers)
  • TH6571-6675 House drainage
  • TH6681-6685 Maintenance and repair of plumbing
  • TH6691 Lead burning.  Autogenous soldering
  • TH6703-6729 Pipefitting (installation of piping and fixtures for heating, lighting, etc.)
  • TH6800-6887 Gas in buildings.  Building gas supply

Browsing in any of these areas may lead to the discovery of valuable material in addition to the specific items listed in this guide.