Learn Dewey Decimal Classification (Edition 22) First North by Mary Mortimer

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
examine Dewey Decimal class is one in all 9 learn publications within the Library schooling sequence. Please see the again of this ebook for a whole directory, or stopover at www.totalrecallpress.com for additional information.

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
Preface
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
thirteen. WebDewey
14. extra Practice
Answers
Glossary
Bibliography

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Introductory philosophy 15. Agricultural pest control Chapter 4 COMPONENTS OF DDC The Hundred Divisions 29 Each class is divided into ten divisions. Each division represents a part of the discipline. This is the second summary. Second Summary The Hundred Divisions 000 010 020 030 040 050 060 070 080 090 Computer science, knowledge & systems Bibliographies Library & information sciences Encyclopedias & books of facts [Unassigned] Magazines, journals & serials Associations, organizations & museums News media, journalism & publishing Quotations Manuscripts & rare books 500 510 520 530 540 550 560 570 580 590 Science Mathematics Astronomy Physics Chemistry Earth sciences & geology Fossils & prehistoric life Life sciences; biology Plants (Botany) Animals (Zoology) 100 110 120 130 140 150 160 170 180 190 Philosophy Metaphysics Epistemology Parapsychology & occultism Philosophical schools of thought Psychology Logic Ethics Ancient, medieval & eastern philosophy Modern western philosophy 600 610 620 630 640 650 660 670 680 690 Technology Medicine & health Engineering Agriculture Home & family management Management & public relations Chemical engineering Manufacturing Manufacture for specific uses Building & construction 200 210 220 230 240 250 260 270 280 290 Religion Philosophy & theory of religion The Bible Christianity & Christian theology Christian practice & observance Christian pastoral practice & religious orders Christian organization, social work & worship History of Christianity Christian denominations Other religions 700 710 720 730 740 750 760 770 780 790 Arts Landscaping & area planning Architecture Sculpture, ceramics & metalwork Drawing & decorative arts Painting Graphics arts Photography & computer art Music Sports, games & entertainment 300 310 320 330 340 350 360 370 380 390 Social sciences, sociology & anthropology Statistics Political science Economics Law Public administration & military science Social problems & social services Education Commerce, communications & transport Customs, etiquette & folklore 800 810 820 830 840 850 860 870 880 890 Literature, rhetoric & criticism American literature in English English & Old English literatures German & related literatures French & related literatures Italian, Romanian & related literatures Spanish & Portuguese literatures Latin & Italic literatures Classical & modern Greek literatures Other literatures 400 410 420 430 440 450 460 470 480 490 Language Linguistics English & Old English languages German & related languages French & related languages Italian, Romanian & related languages Spanish & Portuguese languages Latin & Italic languages Classical & modern Greek languages Other languages 900 910 920 930 940 950 960 970 980 990 History Geography & travel Biography & genealogy History of ancient world (to ca.

The legal handbook 20. Jewish folktales 30 Chapter 4 COMPONENTS OF DDC 31 The Thousa nd Sections Each division is divided into ten sections. Each section is a whole number that represents a topic. This is the third summary. It is useful to spend some time looking through the third summary, since it provides a more detailed overview of the content. However, in order to locate classification numbers, you need to refer to the schedules, usually via the Relative Index. Here is part of the third summary: Computer science, information & general works 000 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 032 033 034 035 036 037 038 039 040 041 042 043 044 045 046 047 048 049 Computer science, information & general works Knowledge The book Systems Data processing & computer science Computer programming, programs & data Special computer methods [Unassigned] [Unassigned] [Unassigned] Bibliography Bibliographies Bibliographies of individuals [Unassigned] Of anonymous & pseudonymous works Bibliographies of works from specific places Bibliographies of works on specific subjects General subject catalogs Catalogs arranges by author, date, etc.

2 Assign DDC numbers to the following: 1. A history of ancient Sparta 2. A short history of the mountain regions of Bolivia 3. The causes of World War II 4. The United States under Ronald Reagan 5. A history of the Thirty Years War 6. The French Revolution 7. The Russian Revolution 8. History of the Persian Empire 9. Norway in the 1950s: an outline history 10. The encyclopedia of Zambian history Chapter 8 TABLE 2 63 Other Subj ects Many other subjects have instructions for adding from Table 2 to include geographic treatment in the complete classification number.

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