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Melvil Decimal System: 981.007

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Information
179,064
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
167,145
💭
2
Religion
436,901
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
912,661
👫
4
Language
121,346
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
288,882
🔬
6
Technology
666,318
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
658,667
🎨
8
Literature
877,170
📚
9
Biography and History
559,529
🗿
90
History
26,214
🔙
91
Geography, Voyages And Travel
114,705
92
Biography
56,619
👩🏾
93
Ancient World
25,324
📜
94
Europe
131,442
🏰
95
Asia
36,776
🗻
96
Africa
11,618
🌍
97
North America
134,523
🌽
98
South America
8,726
🍠
99
Pacific
13,582
🗿
980
History of South America
2,217
🔙
981
Brazil
2,101
🇧🇷
982
Argentina
948
🇦🇷
983
Chile
481
🇨🇱
984
Bolivia
208
🇧🇴
985
Peru
1,071
🇵🇪
986
Colombia; Ecuador; Panama; Panama Canal
1,009
987
Venezuela
282
🇻🇪
988
French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname
182
🇬🇾
989
Paraguay; Uruguay
227
🇺🇾
981.0
1,163
981.1
120
981.2
11
981.3
47
981.4
23
981.5
131
981.6
108
981.7
52
981.8981.9
1
981.00
179
981.01
27
981.02
2
981.03
95
981.04
97
981.05
70
981.06
681
981.07
2
981.08
9
981.09
981.000
1
981.001
3
981.002
5
981.003
3
981.004
108
981.005
31
981.006
1
981.007
21
981.008
2
981.009
4
981.0070981.0071
1
981.0072
14
981.0073981.0074981.0075981.0076981.0077981.0078981.0079

Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

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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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