Dewey Cataloging

Dewey Decimal Classification – Wikipedia

The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC), colloquially the Dewey Decimal System, is a proprietary library classification system first published in the United States by Melvil Dewey in 1876. Originally described in a four-page pamphlet, it has been expanded to multiple volumes and revised through 23 major editions, the latest printed in 2011.

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Dewey Services: Improve the organization of your materials …

The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system is the world’s most widely used way to organize library collections. The DDC constantly updates to enable better discovery across any topic in multiple languages. Because the DDC is easy to use, you can increase the visibility of your materials quickly and efficiently.

https://www.oclc.org/en/dewey.html

How to Organize Your Personal Library with Dewey Decimal …

Learn to organize your books by the Dewey Decimal System, used in libraries around the country. … and a section with cataloging information. A few lines down in this area will be a set of numbers that represents the Dewey Decimal classification for the book. One book, for example, may have the number 303.4. Use that number, along with the …

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OCLC Classify — an Experimental Classification Service

Classify is an OCLC Research prototype that helps you classify books, magazines, movies, and music using the Dewey Decimal Classification system or the Library of Congress Classification system.

http://classify.oclc.org/classify2/

Dewey Decimal System — Cataloging Collections

Dewey Decimal System — Cataloging Collections. Procedures for teachers is divided into four sections: Prep– Preparing for the lesson Steps– Conducting the lesson Extensions– Extending the lesson

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List of Dewey Decimal classes – Wikipedia

The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) is structured around ten main classes of the entire world of knowledge; each main class is further structured into ten hierarchical divisions, each having ten sections of increasing specificity. As a system of library classification the DDC is “arranged by discipline, not subject”, treatment (psychological influence of clothing at 155.95, customs …

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Dewey_Decimal_classes

Dewey Services – Resources | OCLC

The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system is the world’s most widely used way to organize library collections. The DDC constantly updates to enable better discovery across any topic in multiple languages. Because the DDC is easy to use, you can increase the visibility of your materials quickly and efficiently.

https://www.oclc.org/en/dewey/resources.html

Cataloging documentation – OCLC Support

Find cataloging documentation, practices, and programs. Records. WorldCat Record Use Policy. WorldCat Rights and Responsibilities for the OCLC Cooperative outlines the rights and responsibilities associated with the stewardship of the WorldCat bibliographic and holdings database by and for the OCLC cooperative.

https://help.oclc.org/WorldCat/Cataloging_documentation

Cataloging Your Books – Information Sciences Virtual …

Cataloging and managing film and video collections : a guide to using RDA and MARC21 by Colin Higgins, Published 2015. The theory and practice of the Dewey Decimal Classification system (eBook) by M.P. Satija, Published 2013. Dewey decimal classification : principles and application by Lois Mai Chan, Published in 2003.

https://www.library.illinois.edu/infosci/research/guides/helpcatalog/

Copy Cataloging: Library of Congress Dewey Practices (The …

Like other areas of the Library of Congress, the Dewey Program increasingly depends on copy cataloging work flows to supplement its production. Dewey Program classifiers aim to provide standard, complete Dewey numbers with segmentation marks; however, the Library of Congress also avails itself of Dewey numbers supplied by other institutions.

https://www.loc.gov/aba/dewey/practices/copycat.html

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