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Melvil Decimal System: 681.1

Wording: Technology > Handicraft and Occupations > Historical Instruments - Cloth, Measurement, Music, Time, Writing > History of Technology

Dewmoji: πŸ’‘ > πŸ”¨ > ⌚ > ?

0
Information
115,954
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
115,844
πŸ’­
2
Religion
351,090
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
554,451
πŸ‘«
4
Language
75,777
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
181,736
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
414,821
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
444,897
🎨
8
Literature
605,140
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
396,598
πŸ—Ώ
60
General Technology
4,675
πŸ’‘
61
Medicine
132,325
πŸ’‰
62
Engineering
60,124
πŸ”©
63
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
41,598
🌱
64
Home Economics
88,244
🏠
65
Business
62,133
πŸ‘”
66
Chemical Technology
7,172
πŸš€
67
Manufacturing
3,235
πŸ“¦
68
Handicraft and Occupations
9,984
πŸ”¨
69
Building
5,331
πŸ‘·
680
Handicraft; Occupations
222
πŸ”¨
681
Historical Instruments - Cloth, Measurement, Music, Time, Writing
1,287
⌚
682
Blacksmithing; Horseshoeing
89
🐴
683
Locksmithing, Gunsmithing, and Kitchen Tools
1,119
πŸ—œ
684
Carpentry
2,223
πŸ”¨
685
Leather-working: Shoes, Holsters, Trunks, Whips
156
πŸ‘ž
686
Books: Binding, Design, Printing
2,772
πŸ“”
687
Clothing and Fashion Design
227
πŸ‘—
688
Collectibles and Toys
1,875
🎎
689
Other Trades
14
πŸ‘
681.0
2
681.1
History of Technology
401
681.2
Measurements, Sensors, and Precision
227
681.3
23
681.4
Lenses, Telescopes, and Optics
122
πŸ”­
681.5
2
681.6
Pens, Pencils, and Printing
76
πŸ–‹
681.7
Farm Devices: Spinning, Weaving, Gardening
178
681.8
Musical Instruments
123
681.9
681.10
1
681.11
278
681.12681.13
7
681.14
29
681.15
1
681.16681.17681.18681.19

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1922 Edition
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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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