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Melvil Decimal System: 720.5

Wording: Arts and Recreation > Architecture > Architecture > Periodicals

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0
Information
184,385
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
173,011
💭
2
Religion
444,891
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
956,176
👫
4
Language
124,030
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
297,976
🔬
6
Technology
694,518
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
670,607
🎨
8
Literature
893,417
📚
9
Biography and History
568,807
🗿
70
General Art
68,258
🎨
71
Landscape Gardening
8,510
🏡
72
Architecture
41,430
🏬
73
Sculpture
23,707
🗿
74
Drawing; Decoration; Design
145,660
75
Painting
40,863
🎨
76
Engraving
9,674
🆒
77
Photography
33,597
📷
78
Music
97,056
🎼
79
Amusements and Recreation
201,852
720
Architecture
20,952
🏛
721
Architectural Construction
1,167
🏗
722
Ancient and Oriental
433
723
Medieval; Gothic
272
🏰
724
Modern
1,461
🏢
725
Public Buildings
3,497
🏤
726
Ecclesiastic and Religious
3,790
727
Educational and Scientific
850
🏫
728
Residences
7,092
🏠
729
Design and Decoration
1,916
🎀
720.0
72
720.1
Theory And Instruction
1,096
720.2
Miscellany
1,321
720.3
Dictionaries And Encyclopedias
91
📕
720.4
Special Topics
926
720.5
Periodicals
50
720.6
Business, Organizations
172
720.7
Education And Teaching
221
720.8
Culture Studies
166
720.9
Biography And History
10,134
🔙
720.50
1
720.51720.52
1
720.53720.54720.55720.56
1
720.57720.58720.59
1

Works under MDS 720.5

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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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