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Melvil Decimal System: 016.917

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0
Information
115,954
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
115,844
💭
2
Religion
351,090
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
554,451
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
75,777
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
181,736
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
414,821
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
444,897
🎨
8
Literature
605,140
📚
9
Biography and History
396,598
đŸ—ŋ
00
Computing And Information
61,676
đŸ’ģ
01
Bibliographies
13,217
📚
02
Library and Information Sciences
15,442
📗
03
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
7,244
📕
04
[Formerly "Biographies"; Currently unassigned]
539
đŸ‘ŗđŸŧ
05
Periodicals
2,093
𝐓
06
Organizations
2,490
đŸĸ
07
Journalism And Publishing
8,227
📰
08
Quotations
4,023
đŸ’Ŧ
09
Manuscripts and rare books
1,003
📙
010
Bibliography
331
📚
011
General Bibliographies
1,823
đŸŒĢ
012
Of Individuals
224
👨🏾
013
--
60
🤷
014
Of Special Forms; Pseudonyms; etc.
55
đŸ•ļ
015
Of Special Countries
418
đŸ—ē
016
Of Special Subjects
9,897
🤓
017
Classed and Alphabetical Catalogs
161
📒
018
Author Catalogs
163
đŸ‘ĩđŸŊ
019
Dictionary Catalogs
85
📕
016.0
Information
509
ℹī¸
016.1
Philosophy And Psychology
168
💭
016.2
Religion
540
🙏đŸŊ
016.3
Social Sciences
1,386
đŸ‘Ģ
016.4
Language
145
đŸ’Ŧ
016.5
Mathematics And Science
313
đŸ”Ŧ
016.6
Technology
437
💡
016.7
Arts And Leisure
2,033
🎨
016.8
Literature
1,630
📚
016.9
Biography and History
2,392
🔙
016.90
64
016.91
Geography, Voyages and Travel
352
016.92
Biography
318
016.93
Ancient World
47
016.94
Europe
377
016.95
Asia
138
016.96
Africa
92
016.97
North America
820
016.98
South America
60
016.99
Pacific
87
016.910
34
016.911
7
016.912
Biography
99
016.913
7
016.914
Europe
34
016.915
Asia
19
016.916
Africa
9
016.917
North America
92
016.918
South America
5
016.919
Pacific
14
016.9170016.9171
Canada
7
016.9172
Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
3
016.9173
United States
32
016.9174
Northeastern U.S.
9
016.9175
Southeastern U.S.
7
016.9176
South Central U.S.
5
016.9177
Midwestern U.S.
5
016.9178
Western U.S.
7
016.9179
West Coast U.S.
7

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1922 Edition
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

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What is MDS?

Melvil stands for "Melvil Decimal System," named after Melvil Dewey, the famous librarian. Melvil Dewey invented his Dewey Decimal System in 1876, and early versions of his system are in the public domain.

More recent editions of his system are in copyright, and the name "Dewey," "Dewey Decimal," "Dewey Decimal Classification" and "DDC" are registered trademarked by OCLC, who publish periodic revisions.

LibraryThing's MDS system is based on the classification work of libraries around the world, whose assignments are not copyrightable. MDS "scheduldes" (the words that describe the numbers) are user-added, and based on public domain editions of the system.

The Melvil Decimal System is NOT the Dewey Decimal System of today. Wordings, which are entered by members, can only come from public domain sources. The base system is the Free Decimal System, a public domain classification created by John Mark Ockerbloom. Where useful or necessary, wording comes from the 1922 edition of the Dewey Decimal System. Language and concepts may be changed to fit modern tastes, or to better describe books cataloged. Wordings may not come from in-copyright sources.

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