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Melvil Decimal System: 255.92009

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Information
195,291
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
181,886
💭
2
Religion
459,268
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,012,288
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
129,832
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
321,836
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
748,891
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
692,253
🎨
8
Literature
923,945
📚
9
Biography and History
588,112
đŸ—ŋ
20
Religion
24,307
🌌
21
Theory
6,672
💭
22
Bible
75,946
📖
23
Christianity
61,693
✝
24
Christian practice and observance
77,326
đŸ“ŋ
25
Christian pastoral practice and religious orders
26,493
🐑
26
Christian organization, social work, worship
62,683
â›Ē
27
History of Christianity
24,349
🔙
28
Christian denominations
33,835
â˜Ļ
29
Other Religions
65,964
👓
250
Homiletic; Pastoral; Parochial
1,095
251
Preaching
3,165
đŸ—Ŗ
252
Sermons
6,471
253
Pastoral Ministry
7,167
254
Church Management
2,422
255
Monasticism and Religious Orders
1,819
256
[Formerly "Societies for Parish Work; Guilds"; No longer used]
188
🤷
257
[Formerly "Parochial Schools, Libraries, etc."; No longer used]
132
🤷
258
[Previously "Parish Care of Sick, Fallen, etc."; No longer used]
245
🤷
259
Other Ministrations and Work
3,789
255.0
109
255.1
Benedictines
189
255.2
Dominicans
36
255.3
Franciscans
66
255.4
Augustinians
16
255.5
Jesuits
75
255.6
Redemptorists
374
255.7
Other Orders; Military Orders; Carmelites; Carthusians
122
255.8
Eastern orders
35
255.9
Nuns
285
255.90
35
255.91
8
255.92
84
255.93
4
255.94255.95255.96255.97
99
255.98
9
255.99
255.920
66
255.921255.922255.923255.924
1
255.925255.926255.927255.928255.929
255.9200
44
255.9201255.9202
6
255.9203255.9204
1
255.9205255.9206255.9207255.9208255.9209
15
255.92000255.92001255.92002255.92003255.92004255.92005255.92006255.92007255.92008255.92009
44
255.920090255.920091255.920092
39
255.920093255.920094255.920095255.920096255.920097255.920098255.920099
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Works under MDS 255.92009

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"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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