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Dewey decimal classification

John P. Comaromi

Dewey decimal classification

history and current status

by John P. Comaromi

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Published by Sterling Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classification, Dewey decimal.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn P. Comaromi, M.P. Satija.
    ContributionsSatija, Mohinder Partap, 1949-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ696.D7 C69 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 178 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2168753M
    ISBN 108120708679
    LC Control Number88905989

    Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. SAMPLE OF DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION* GENERAL WORKS General works including bibliographies and catalogs, Poetic books of the Old Testament Job Psalms Proverbs Ecclesiastes sources based on the Dewey Decimal System. See B.

    The Dewey Decimal system. The best known of all schemes for the classification of documents in libraries is the Dewey Decimal Classification, devised by Melvil Dewey in and published in Apart from being the first modern classification scheme for libraries, the Dewey system embodies two of Dewey’s many contributions to the theory and practice of librarianship. May 23,  · If you’re looking for a book that’s catalogued under the Dewey Decimal System, use your library’s catalogue to look up the call number. Find the range of books that includes the first 3 digits of the call number in the stacks, then walk along the shelf until you find books that match those digits.

    The Dewey Decimal system is a hierarchical system, which means, within each broad class, it Dewey Decimal Classification System. How Call Numbers Work Using decimal notation, books are shelved numerically (left to right) by h fi li i h ll b I If all the information in the call number is identical, the books . Cataloging and managing film and video collections: a guide to using RDA and MARC21 by Colin Higgins, Published The theory and practice of the Dewey Decimal Classification system (eBook) by M.P. Satija, Published Dewey decimal classification: principles and application by Lois Mai Chan, Published in


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