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Melvil Decimal System: 439.823

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Information
174,442
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,809
💭
2
Religion
423,445
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
881,483
👫
4
Language
118,029
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
274,025
🔬
6
Technology
639,380
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,545
🎨
8
Literature
865,381
📚
9
Biography and History
551,058
🗿
40
Language
8,532
💬
41
Linguistics
11,551
🏷
42
English
48,014
🇬🇧
43
German
8,832
🇩🇪
44
French
7,040
🇫🇷
45
Italian
2,803
🇮🇹
46
Spanish
8,370
🇪🇸
47
Latin
1,942
📜
48
Greek
1,889
🇬🇷
49
Other Languages
19,056
🗨
430
German
1,549
🇩🇪
431
Orthography
129
ß
432
Etymology
107
433
Dictionaries
740
📕
434
[Formerly "Synonyms"; No longer used]
21
🤷
435
Grammar
375
436
[Formerly "Prosody"; No longer used]
24
🤷
437
Dialects
398
438
School Texts
2,301
439
Minor Germanic
3,188
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439.0
5
439.1
Low German
72
439.2
Frisian and Old Saxon
34
439.3
Dutch and Flemish
637
🇳🇱
439.4
Plattdeutsch
48
439.5
Scandinavian
117
439.6
Old Norse, Icelandic and Faroese
234
439.7
Swedish
1,075
🇸🇪
439.8
Danish and Norwegian
706
🇩🇰
439.9
Gothic
19
𐌰
439.80439.81
Danish
92
439.82
Norwegian
538
439.83
Norwegian nynorsk
12
439.84439.85439.86439.87439.88
2
439.89
439.820
23
439.821
Norwegian phonology
2
439.822
47
439.823
83
439.824
1
439.825
Norwegian grammar
16
439.826439.827
74
439.828
165
439.829
22
439.8230439.8231
11
439.8232
13
439.8233
2
439.8234
1
439.8235439.8236439.8237439.8238439.8239
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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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