By Mary Mortimer
LEARN DEWEY DECIMAL class (Edition 22) First North American Edition
a realistic examine consultant For studying each element of Dewey Decimal Classification
This mixed textual content and workbook covers the theories and rules of Dewey Decimal class after which bargains readers fast perform in placing the knowledge to take advantage of. considerable, transparent causes, examples and perform workouts illustrate each point of Dewey Decimal category and support scholars grasp growing DDC numbers. The ebook additionally features a new bankruptcy on WebDewey; a thesaurus that defines technical phrases in uncomplicated language; and an index. it truly is a simple to take advantage of learn device for all library scholars and library employees who have to be accustomed to at the least the fundamentals.
¿Unlike different fabrics to be had for studying the DDC, this publication combines workbook with educational textual content. As such, the coed can discuss with it past the direction. it will possibly profitably complement different texts in cataloging and type, and in addition function a overview of the advancements¿ of the DDC.¿
Library Collections, Acquisitions and Technical prone evaluation of the former edition
¿It presents a simple and pleasant method of the educational of the DDC with no assuming any past wisdom at the a part of its clients. This being an entire advisor and the DDC getting used across the world, this workbook could be priceless in any library/library university at any place on the earth. it's a great addition to the sensible manuals at the DDC.¿
--Library instances overseas overview of the former edition
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Mary Mortimer is a librarian, library and web coach, writer, multimedia developer, and writer. due to the fact that her expert schooling within the Universities of Sydney and New South Wales, Mary has labored in libraries in Australia, Papua New Guinea and Britain in lots of capacities. She is a director of DocMatrix Pty restricted in Canberra, Australia, which publishes workbooks to assist librarians and assistants increase the sensible talents they wish within the place of work. those books were transformed for libraries in Southeast Asia, South the United States and North the United States. Mary has additionally constructed interactive multimedia courses for librarians, and organizes in-service education for library assistants. She has taught Dewey Decimal category to library paraprofessionals and pros, together with employees of the nationwide Library of Australia, and in doing so has subtle her factors and examples. the result's this transparent and complete research consultant that is helping scholars and employees practice the Dewey Decimal scheme sensibly and properly.
desk OF CONTENTS
1. creation to Classification
2. advent to Dewey Decimal Classification
three. rules of Classifying with DDC
four. parts of the Dewey Decimal Classification
five. discovering a bunch within the Schedules
6. association of the Schedules
7. quantity development and desk 1: general Subdivisions
eight. desk 2: Geographic components, old classes, Persons
nine. desk three: Subdivisions for the humanities, for person Literatures, for particular Literary Forms
10. desk four: Subdivisions of person Languages and Language households, and desk 6: Languages
eleven. desk five: Ethnic and nationwide Groups
12. including from the Schedules
14. extra Practice