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Melvil Decimal System: 079.9

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Information
174,374
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1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,779
💭
2
Religion
423,184
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,318
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,009
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
273,977
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,279
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,427
🎨
8
Literature
865,204
📚
9
Biography and History
550,807
đŸ—ŋ
00
Computing And Information
98,589
đŸ’ģ
01
Bibliographies
19,755
📚
02
Library and Information Sciences
21,861
📗
03
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
9,065
📕
04
[Formerly "Biographies"; Currently unassigned]
844
đŸ‘ŗđŸŧ
05
Periodicals
2,377
𝐓
06
Organizations
3,530
đŸĸ
07
Journalism And Publishing
12,057
📰
08
Quotations
4,843
đŸ’Ŧ
09
Manuscripts and rare books
1,453
📙
070
Journalism And Publishing
9,787
📰
071
In North America
922
đŸŒŊ
072
In British Isles
360
đŸ‡Ŧ🇧
073
In Germany & Central Europe
86
🇩đŸ‡Ē
074
In France & Monaco
114
đŸ‡Ģ🇷
075
In Italy, Etc.
109
🇮🇹
076
In Iberia
67
đŸ‡Ē🇸
077
In Russia and Eastern Europe
31
🇷đŸ‡ē
078
In Scandinavia
135
🇸đŸ‡Ē
079
In Other Areas
446
👓
079.0
1
079.1
10
079.2079.3079.4
Europe
37
079.5
Asia
93
079.6
Africa
51
079.7
North America
30
079.8
South America
50
079.9
Pacific
146
079.90079.91079.92
1
079.93
Australasia
9
079.94
Australia
127
079.95079.96
Polynesia
6
079.97079.98079.99
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1922 Edition
Modern language
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"Far Friends"

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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