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U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Microfilm: By Publication Number

Purpose of this guide is to show how to search for NARA microfilm in our catalog and on the National Archives site.

By Publication Number

The Publication Number is used as the Call Number for all of our NARA microfilm to help make it easier to find in our catalog.  To search by that number go to the library's home page, select Library Catalog  and then More Catalog Search Options.

TCU Library homepage featuring the "more catalog search options" feature


Under Basic Search, choose Call Number from the Index dropdown box and type in the Publication Number with NO SPACES.

Basic search by call number in the library's catalog


The document you're searching for should be the first title listed.

List of results from a call number search example in the library's catalog