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Melvil Decimal System: 384

Wording: Social Sciences > Commerce, Communications, Transportation > Telecommunications (Telegraph, Internet, Cables, Broadcasting, Telephones, Movies)

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > đŸ›Ŗ > ☎

0
Information
174,304
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,748
💭
2
Religion
423,003
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,215
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
117,983
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
273,951
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,220
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,263
🎨
8
Literature
864,955
📚
9
Biography and History
550,626
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
176,646
👭
31
Statistics
2,055
📊
32
Political Science
99,124
👑
33
Economics
151,761
🐂
34
Law
90,306
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
44,378
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
116,858
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
119,160
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
33,220
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
47,707
🎑
380
Commerce; Communication
2,325
đŸ›Ŗ
381
Commerce
3,422
🛒
382
Global Commerce
4,108
💱
383
Post Office
786
📮
384
Telecommunications (Telegraph, Internet, Cables, Broadcasting, Telephones, Movies)
4,378
☎
385
Trains and Railroads
6,966
🚆
386
Navigable Waterways
1,038
đŸšĸ
387
Rivers, Oceans, and Flight
5,104
đŸ›Ģ
388
City Transit (Cars, Buses, Trucks, Subways)
4,846
🚌
389
Weights and Measures; Metrology
247
⚖
384.0
General
455
384.1
Telegraph
66
384.2
10
384.3
Internet
354
384.4
Cables, Submarine
13
384.5
Broadcasting
2,195
384.6
Telephone
188
📞
384.7
1
384.8
Motion picture industry
594
384.9
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1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

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

MDSScheduleRatioCount
791.06Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Public Entertainments, TV, Movies > Amusement Parks57.5115
791.0Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Public Entertainments, TV, Movies41123
791Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Public Entertainments, TV, Movies15.71226
791.43Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Public Entertainments, TV, Movies > Film, Radio, And Television > Film15.6794
791.4Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Public Entertainments, TV, Movies > Film, Radio, And Television 14.3984
07XInformation > Journalism And Publishing11.3180
070Information > Journalism And Publishing > Journalism And Publishing11.2145
791.45Arts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation > Public Entertainments, TV, Movies > Film, Radio, And Television > Television7.3117
79XArts and Recreation > Amusements and Recreation5.81413
004Information > Computing And Information > Computer Hardware4.7131
0XXInformation2.7589
00XInformation > Computing And Information2.7331
005Information > Computing And Information > Computer Software2.4132
7XXArts and Recreation2.21784
973Biography and History > North America > United States2.2126

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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.

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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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