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Melvil Decimal System: 574.012

Wording: Mathematics and Science > Life Sciences > Biology > Not set > Not set > taxonomy (including claudistics)

Dewmoji: πŸ”¬ > 🐠 > ? > ? > ? > ?

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Information
184,385
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
173,011
πŸ’­
2
Religion
444,891
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
956,176
πŸ‘«
4
Language
124,030
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
297,976
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
694,518
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
670,607
🎨
8
Literature
893,417
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
568,807
πŸ—Ώ
50
General Science
23,895
πŸ”¬
51
Mathematics
56,778
βž—
52
Astronomy
16,339
🌌
53
Physics
30,187
🍎
54
Chemistry
19,100
βš—
55
Earth sciences & geology
26,354
🌎
56
Fossils & prehistoric life
6,177
πŸ’€
57
Life Sciences
40,976
🐠
58
Botany
16,527
🌿
59
Zoology
61,643
🐼
570
Life Sciences
4,194
🐠
571
Physiology and related subjects
3,432
πŸ’€
572
Biochemistry
5,547
βš—
573
Paleoanthropology
2,003
574
Biology
10,671
575
Specific parts of and physiological systems in plants
1,904
🌱
576
Evolution And Genetics
3,193
577
Ecology
6,083
πŸ”„
578
Natural history of organisms and related subjects
1,741
579
Natural history of microorganisms, fungi, algae
2,208
πŸ„
574.0
1,076
574.1
Physiology & Biochemistry
1,912
574.2
Pathology
122
574.3
Developmental Biology
128
574.4
Morphology
78
574.5
Ecology
3,270
574.6
21
574.7
3
574.8
Molecular Biology
1,631
574.9
By Location
1,344
574.00
3
574.01
334
574.02
Miscellany
90
574.03
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
107
574.04
18
574.05
17
574.06
7
574.07
249
574.08
75
574.09
Biography; History By Place
173
574.010574.011
13
574.012
taxonomy (including claudistics)
50
574.013574.014
8
574.015
54
574.016
1
574.017574.018
8
574.019

Works under MDS 574.012

1–45 of 45 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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