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Information
174,442
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,809
💭
2
Religion
423,445
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,483
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
118,029
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
274,025
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,380
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,545
🎨
8
Literature
865,381
📚
9
Biography and History
551,058
đŸ—ŋ
70
General Art
66,327
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,270
🏡
72
Architecture
39,918
đŸŦ
73
Sculpture
23,299
đŸ—ŋ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
143,696
✏
75
Painting
40,221
🎨
76
Engraving
9,480
🆒
77
Photography
32,730
📷
78
Music
91,972
đŸŽŧ
79
Amusements and Recreation
195,632
âšŊ
720
Architecture
20,048
🏛
721
Architectural Construction
1,128
🏗
722
Ancient and Oriental
414
⛩
723
Medieval; Gothic
255
🏰
724
Modern
1,387
đŸĸ
725
Public Buildings
3,392
🏤
726
Ecclesiastic and Religious
3,689
â›Ē
727
Educational and Scientific
814
đŸĢ
728
Residences
6,947
🏠
729
Design and Decoration
1,844
🎀
720.0
57
720.1
Theory And Instruction
908
720.2
Miscellany
1,220
720.3
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
90
📕
720.4
Special Topics
836
720.5
Periodicals
48
720.6
Business, Organizations
168
720.7
Education And Teaching
201
720.8
Culture Studies
151
720.9
Biography And History
9,804
🔙
720.10
217
720.11
5
720.12720.13720.14
Language
8
720.15
Mathematics And Science
6
720.16
2
720.17
1
720.18
1
720.19
Applied Psychology
15
720.100720.101
1
720.102
1
720.103
148
720.104
5
720.105
28
720.106
1
720.107720.108
33
720.109

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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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