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Melvil Decimal System: 386.480

Wording: Social Sciences > Commerce, Communications, Transportation > Navigable Waterways > Canals > Not set > Not set

Dewmoji: đŸ‘Ģ > đŸ›Ŗ > đŸšĸ > ? > ? > ?

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Information
196,074
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,667
💭
2
Religion
462,730
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,016,516
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,278
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,754
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,392
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,085
🎨
8
Literature
928,224
📚
9
Biography and History
591,421
đŸ—ŋ
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
201,824
👭
31
Statistics
2,260
📊
32
Political Science
112,438
👑
33
Economics
182,626
🐂
34
Law
110,935
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,568
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,548
đŸ—ŋ
37
Education
136,766
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
36,971
đŸ›Ŗ
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,580
🎑
380
Commerce; Communication
2,546
đŸ›Ŗ
381
Commerce
3,780
🛒
382
Global Commerce
4,896
💱
383
Post Office
870
📮
384
Telecommunications (Telegraph, Internet, Cables, Broadcasting, Telephones, Movies)
4,852
☎
385
Trains and Railroads
7,404
🚆
386
Navigable Waterways
1,113
đŸšĸ
387
Rivers, Oceans, and Flight
5,613
đŸ›Ģ
388
City Transit (Cars, Buses, Trucks, Subways)
5,602
🚌
389
Weights and Measures; Metrology
295
⚖
386.0
82
386.1
6
386.2
River transportation
179
386.3
Steamboats and Paddleboats
113
386.4
Canals
437
386.5
69
386.6
111
386.7
1
386.8
54
386.9
386.40
51
386.41386.42386.43
15
386.44
21
386.45386.46
92
386.47
31
386.48
176
386.49
386.480
86
386.481386.482386.483386.484386.485386.486386.487
3
386.488386.489
386.4800386.4801386.4802386.4803386.4804386.4805386.4806386.4807386.4808386.4809
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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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