HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist

Melvil Decimal System: 706

Wording: Arts and Recreation > General Art > Business, Organizations

Dewmoji: 🎨 > 🎨 > πŸ‘”

0
Information
195,291
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
181,886
πŸ’­
2
Religion
459,268
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,012,288
πŸ‘«
4
Language
129,832
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
321,836
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
748,891
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
692,253
🎨
8
Literature
923,945
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
588,112
πŸ—Ώ
70
General Art
70,299
🎨
71
Landscape design; City planning
8,790
🏑
72
Architecture
42,650
🏬
73
Sculpture
24,256
πŸ—Ώ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
149,984
✏
75
Painting
41,992
🎨
76
Engraving
9,873
πŸ†’
77
Photography
34,771
πŸ“·
78
Music
100,763
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
208,875
⚽
700
General Art
13,063
πŸ’­
701
Theory And Instruction
3,759
πŸ“š
702
Miscellany
1,552
πŸ‘
703
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
724
πŸ“•
704
Special Topics
6,954
πŸ€“
705
Periodicals
319
𝐓
706
Business, Organizations
340
πŸ‘”
707
Education And Research
1,485
🏫
708
Art Galleries
5,727
πŸ–Ό
709
Biography And History
36,376
πŸ”™
706.0
49
706.1
3
706.2
14
706.3
3
706.4
1
706.5
30
706.6
5
706.7
1
706.8
126
706.9
35

Works under MDS 706

1–50 of 321 ( next )titles | covers | shelf
( next )

Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

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

None

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.

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 125,375,326 books! | Top bar: Always visible