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Melvil Decimal System: 902

Wording: Biography and History > History > Miscellany

Dewmoji: đŸ—ŋ > 🔙 > 👝

0
Information
174,304
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
161,748
💭
2
Religion
423,003
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
881,215
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
117,983
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
273,951
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
639,220
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
651,263
🎨
8
Literature
864,955
📚
9
Biography and History
550,626
đŸ—ŋ
90
History
25,986
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
112,774
⚓
92
Biography
55,595
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
24,759
📜
94
Europe
129,262
🏰
95
Asia
35,787
đŸ—ģ
96
Africa
11,404
🌍
97
North America
133,359
đŸŒŊ
98
South America
8,304
🍠
99
Pacific
13,396
đŸ—ŋ
900
History and Geography
6,577
🌐
901
Theory
1,869
💭
902
Miscellany
426
👝
903
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
539
📕
904
Battles And Catastrophes
800
⚔
905
Periodicals
291
𝐓
906
Societies
84
đŸ‘Ģ
907
Education And Research
2,168
📚
908
Historical collections and miscellanea
172
909
Universal Histories
13,060
🌏
902.0
162
902.1
48
902.2
Chronologies
9
902.3
Careers
14
👩‍đŸĢ
902.4
1
902.5
4
902.6
2
902.7902.8
33
902.9

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1922 Edition
Modern language
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"Far Friends"

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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