Dewey Decimal Classification

 

      The ten main classes

000 Generalities
100 Philosophy & psychology
200 Religion
300 Social sciences
400 Language
500 Natural sciences & mathematics
600 Technology (Applied sciences)
700 The arts
800 Literature & rhetoric
900 Geography & history

Second Summary

The Hundred Divisions

 

000
010
020
030
040
050
060
070
080
090
Generalities
Bibliography
Library & information sciences
General encyclopaediac worksGeneral serials & their indexes
General organizations & museology
News media, journalism, publishing
General collections
Manuscripts & rare books
500
510
520
530
540
550
560
570
580
590
Natural sciences & mathematics
Mathematics
Astronomy & allied sciences
Physics
Chemistry & allied sciences
Earth sciences
Paleontology / Paleozoology
Life sciences
Botanical sciences
Zoological sciences
100
110
120
130
140
150
160
170
180
190
Philosophy & psychology
Metaphysics
Epistomology, causation, humankind
Paranormal phenomena
Specific philosophical schools
Psychology
Logic
Ethics (Moral philosophy)
Ancient, medieval, Oriental philosophy
Modern Western philosophy
600
610
620
630
640
650
660
670
680
690
Technology (Applied sciences)
Medical sciences Medicine
Engineering & allied operations
Agriculture
Home economics & family living
Management & auxiliary services
Chemical engineering
Manufacturing
Manufacture for specific use
Buildings
200
210
220
230
240
250
260
270
280
290
Religion
Natural theology
Bible
Christian theology
Christian moral & devotional theology
Christian orders & local church
Christian social theology
Christian church history
Christian denominations & sects
Other & comparative religions
700
710
720
730
740
750
760
770
780
790
The arts
Civic & landscape art
Archtecture
Plastic arts Sculpture
Drawing & decorative arts
Painting & paintings
Graphic arts Printmaking & prints
Photography & photographs
Music
Rrecreational & performing arts
300
310
320
330
340
350
360
370
380
390
Social sciences
General statistics
Political science
Economics
Law
Public administration
Social services; association
Education
Commerce, communications, transport
Customs, etiquette, folklore
800
810
820
830
840
850
860
870
880
890
Literature & rhetoric
American literature in English
English & Old English
Literatures of Germanic languages
Literatures of Romance languages
Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic
Spanish & Portuguese literatures
Italic literatures Latin
Hellenic literatures Classical Greek
Literatures of other languages
400
410
420
430
440
450
460
470
480
490
Language
Linguistics
English & Old English
Germanic languages German
Romance languages French
Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic
Spanish & Portuguese languages
Italic languages Latin
Helenic languages Classical Greek
Other languages
900
910
920
930
940
950
960
970
980
990
Geography & history
Geography & travel
Biography, genealogy, insignia
History of ancient world
General history of Europe
General history of Asia Far East
General history of Africa
General history of North America
General history of South America
General history of other areas

One response to “Dewey Decimal Classification

  1. Dayawant Dashora Upadhyaya

    Excellent!

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