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Melvil Decimal System: 020.715

Wording: Information > Library and Information Sciences > Library Science > Education And Research > Education > Library institutes

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0
Information
196,273
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
πŸ’­
2
Religion
463,619
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
πŸ‘«
4
Language
130,465
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
751,859
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
695,838
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
592,368
πŸ—Ώ
00
Computing And Information
114,298
πŸ’»
01
Bibliographies
20,998
πŸ“š
02
Library and Information Sciences
23,803
πŸ“—
03
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
9,512
πŸ“•
04
[Formerly "Biographies"; Currently unassigned]
859
πŸ‘³πŸΌ
05
Periodicals
2,833
𝐓
06
Organizations
3,901
🏒
07
Journalism And Publishing
13,427
πŸ“°
08
Quotations
5,075
πŸ’¬
09
Manuscripts and rare books
1,567
πŸ“™
020
Library Science
2,621
πŸ“—
021
Scope, Usefulness, and Founding
781
πŸ—
022
Buildings
206
πŸ›
023
Library Employees
298
πŸ’πŸΎ
024
--
68
🀷
025
Library and Archival Science
10,476
πŸ“‡
026
Libraries on Special Subjects
938
πŸ€“
027
General Libraries; Reports, etc.
3,924
πŸ“‹
028
Books and Reading
4,218
πŸ›‹
029
--
273
🀷
020.0
29
020.1
Theory and Instruction
53
020.2
Miscellany
207
πŸ‘
020.3
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
69
πŸ“•
020.4
Essays
14
πŸ“„
020.5
Periodicals
48
𝐓
020.6
Societies
85
020.7
Education And Research
303
020.8
Culture Studies
94
020.9
Biography And History
396
πŸ”™
020.70
4
020.71
Education
99
020.72
Research
72
020.73
1
020.74
Museums, exhibits
3
020.75
Collecting
58
020.76
3
020.77020.78020.79
020.710
7
020.711
Library schools
34
020.712
Summer schools
1
020.713020.714020.715
Library institutes
29
020.716020.717020.718020.719
020.7150020.7151020.7152020.7153020.7154020.7155
21
020.7156020.7157020.7158020.7159

Works under MDS 020.715

1–26 of 26 titles | covers | shelf

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.

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