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Melvil Decimal System: 700.005

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Information
179,064
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
πŸ’­
2
Religion
436,901
πŸ™πŸ½
3
Social Sciences
912,661
πŸ‘«
4
Language
121,346
πŸ’¬
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
πŸ”¬
6
Technology
666,318
πŸ’‘
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
πŸ“š
9
Biography and History
559,529
πŸ—Ώ
70
General Art
67,286
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,387
🏑
72
Architecture
40,698
🏬
73
Sculpture
23,520
πŸ—Ώ
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
144,736
✏
75
Painting
40,600
🎨
76
Engraving
9,621
πŸ†’
77
Photography
33,180
πŸ“·
78
Music
92,915
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
197,724
⚽
700
General Art
12,186
πŸ’­
701
Theory And Instruction
3,463
πŸ“š
702
Miscellany
1,507
πŸ‘
703
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
720
πŸ“•
704
Special Topics
6,680
πŸ€“
705
Periodicals
313
𝐓
706
Business, Organizations
305
πŸ‘”
707
Education And Research
1,397
🏫
708
Art Galleries
5,627
πŸ–Ό
709
Biography And History
35,088
πŸ”™
700.0
73
700.1
Philosophy And Psychology
1,063
700.2
223
700.3
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
22
700.4
1,021
700.5
45
700.6
160
700.7
430
700.8
303
700.9
Biography And History By Place
2,965
700.00
46
700.01
1
700.02
2
700.03
3
700.04
1
700.05
2
700.06
2
700.07
4
700.08
General art by person type
2
700.09
9
700.000
3
700.001700.002700.003700.004700.005
43
700.006700.007700.008700.009

Works under MDS 700.005

1–42 of 42 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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