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Melvil Decimal System: 437.01

Wording: Language > German > Dialects > Not set > Old High German

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0
Information
183,829
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
172,351
💭
2
Religion
443,755
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
952,115
👫
4
Language
123,707
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
297,296
🔬
6
Technology
692,375
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
669,452
🎨
8
Literature
891,726
📚
9
Biography and History
567,666
🗿
40
Language
9,189
💬
41
Linguistics
13,354
🏷
42
English
48,914
🇬🇧
43
German
9,336
🇩🇪
44
French
7,358
🇫🇷
45
Italian
2,903
🇮🇹
46
Spanish
8,805
🇪🇸
47
Latin
2,015
📜
48
Greek
1,973
🇬🇷
49
Other Languages
19,860
🗨
430
German
1,618
🇩🇪
431
Orthography
160
ß
432
Etymology
124
433
Dictionaries
773
📕
434
[Formerly "Synonyms"; No longer used]
23
🤷
435
Grammar
489
436
[Formerly "Prosody"; No longer used]
26
🤷
437
Dialects
474
438
School Texts
2,397
439
Minor Germanic
3,252
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437.0
162
437.1
10
437.2
5
437.3
11
437.4
12
437.5
15
437.6
10
437.7437.8
2
437.9
140
437.00
6
437.01
Old High German
49
437.02
Middle High German
66
437.03
1
437.04437.05
1
437.06437.07437.08
2
437.09
37
437.010
1
437.011
1
437.012437.013437.014437.015
1
437.016437.017437.018
1
437.019

Works under MDS 437.01

1–43 of 43 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.

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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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