Collection distribution by Dewey classification

Level

Category

Level

Category

  000 Generalities   500 Natural Sciences & Mathematics
4 010 Bibliographies & catalogues 6 510 Mathematics
4 020 Library & information sciences 6 520 Astronomy & allied sciences
4 030 General encyclopaedic works 6 530 Physics
4 040 Unassigned 6 540 Chemistry & allied sciences
4 050 General serials & their indexes 6 550 Earth sciences
4 060 General organizations & museology 6 560 Palaeontology, Palaeozoology
4 070 News media, journalism, publishing 6 570 Life Sciences
4 080 General collections 6 580 Botanical sciences
4 090 Manuscripts & rare books 6 590 Zoological sciences

 

 

 

 

  100 Philosophy & Psychology   600 Technology (Applied Sciences)
4 110 Metaphysics 6 610 Medical sciences
4 120 Epistemology, causation, humankind 6 620 Engineering & allied sciences
4 130 Paranormal phenomena 6 630 Agriculture
4 140 Specific philosophical schools 6 650 Management & auxiliary services
4 150 Psychology 6 660 Chemical engineering
4 160 Logic 6 640 Home economics & family living
4 170 Ethics (Moral philosophy) 6 670 Manufacturing
4 180 Ancient, medieval, Oriental philosophy 6 680 Manufacture for specific uses
4 190 Modern Western philosophy 6 690 Buildings

 

 

 

 

  200 Religion   700 The Arts
4 210 Natural theology 6 710 Civic & landscape art
4 220 Bible 6 720 Architecture
4 230 Christian Theology 6 730 Plastic arts
4 240 Christian moral & devotional theology 6 740 Drawing & decorative arts
4 250 Christian orders & local churches 8 750 Painting & paintings
4 260 Christian social theology 8 760 Graphic arts
4 270 Christian church history 8 780 Music
4 280 Christian denominations & sects 8 770 Photography & photographs
4 290 Other and comparative religions 8 790 Recreational & performing arts

 

 

 

 

  300 Social Sciences   800 Literature & Rhetoric
4 310 General statistics 8 810 American literature in English
6 320 Political science 8 820 English and Old English literature
6 330 Economics 8 830 Literatures of Germanic languages
6 340 Law 8 840 Literatures of Romance languages
6 350 Public administration 8 850 Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic
6 360 Social services; associations 8 860 Spanish & Portuguese literatures
6 370 Education 8 870 Italic literatures, i.e., Latin
6 380 Commerce, communications, transport 8 880 Hellenic literatures, i.e., Classical Greek
6 390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 8 890 Literatures of other languages

 

 

 

 

  400 Language   900 Geography & History
6 410 Linguistics 8 910 Geography & travel
6 420 English & Old English 8 920 Biography, genealogy, insignias
6 430 Germanic languages, i.e., German 8 930 History of the ancient world
6 440 Romance languages, i.e., French 8 940 General history of Europe
6 450 Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic languages 8 950 General history of Asia & Far East
6 460 Spanish & Portuguese languages 8 960 General history of Africa
6 470 Italic languages, i.e., Latin 8 970 General history of North America
6 480 Hellenic languages, i.e., Classical Greek 8 980 General history of South America
6 490 Other languages 8 990 General history of other areas

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