Pew Learning Center & Ellison Library


Dewey Decimal Classification System

Second Summary
The 100 Divisions
000 Generalities
010 Bibliography
020 Library & information sciences
030 General encyclopedic works
040 Special topics
050 General serial publications
060 General organizations & museums
070 Journalism, publishing, newspapers
080 General collections
090 Manuscripts & rare books
500 Natural Sciences & Mathematics
510 Mathematics
520 Astronomy & allied sciences
530 Physics
540 Chemistry & allied sciences
550 Earth sciences
560 Paleontology & Paleozoology
570 Life sciences
580 Botanical sciences
590 Zoological sciences
100 Philosophy & related disciplines
110 Metaphysics
120 Epistemology, causation, humankind
130 Paranormal phenomena
140 Specific philosophical viewpoints
150 Psychology
160 Logic
170 Ethics (moral philosophy)
180 Ancient, medieval, oriental
190 Modern western philosophy
600 Technology (Applied sciences)
610 Medical sciences
620 Engineering & allied operations
630 Agriculture
640 Home economics & family living
650 Management
660 Chemical engineering
670 Manufacturing
680 Manufacture for specific uses
690 Buildings
200 Religion
210 Natural theology
220 Bible
230 Christian theology
240 Christian moral & devotional
250 Local church & religious orders
260 Christian social theology
270 Christian church history
280 Christian denominations & sects
290 Other & comparative religions
700 The Arts
710 Civic & landscape art
720 Architecture
730 Sculpture
740 Drawing, decorative & minor arts
750 Paintings & painters
760 Graphic arts (Prints)
770 Photography
780 Music
790 Recreational & performing arts
300 Social Sciences
310 Statistics
320 Political science
330 Economics
340 Law
350 Public administration
360 Social problems and services
370 Education
380 Commerce (Trade)
390 Customs, etiquette, folklore
800 Literature
810 American literature in English
820 English & Anglo-Saxon literatures
830 Literatures of Germanic languages
840 Literatures of Romance languages
850 Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic
860 Spanish & Portuguese literatures
870 Italic literatures (Latin)
880 Hellenic literatures (Greek)
890 Literatures of other languages
400 Language
410 Linguistics
420 English and Anglo-Saxon languages
430 Germanic languages (German)
440 Romance Languages (French)
450 Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic
460 Spanish & Portuguese languages
470 Italic languages (Latin)
480 Hellenic (Classical Greek)
490 Other languages
900 Geography & history
910 Geography & travel
920 Biography & genealogy
930 History of the ancient world
940 General history of Europe
950 General history of Asia
960 General history of Africa
970 General history of North America
980 General history of South America
990 General history of other areas


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