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MAIN AND SUB CLASSES OF SUBJECTS

Title : Title of the book
Author : Writer of the Book
Accession Number : The number used to identify a book, unique number.
Class number : Identification of the book by means of classes

The Ten Main Classes
000 GENERALITIES
100 PHILOSOPHY & PSYCHOLOGY
200 RELIGION
300 SOCIAL SCIENCE
400 LANGUAGE
500 NATURAL SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS
600 TECHNOLOGY(APPLIED SCIENCE)
700 THE ARTS
800 LITERATURE & RHETORIC
900 GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY
THE HUNDRED DIVISIONS

 Second Summary The Hundred Divisions

000

Generalities

010

Bibliography

020

Library & Information Sciences

030

General encyclopedic works

040

 

050

General serial publications

060

General organizations and museology

070

News media, journalism, publishing

080

General collections

090

Manuscripts and rare books

100

Philosophy and Psychology

110

 Metaphysics

120

Epistemology, causation, humankind

130

Paranormal phenomena

140

Specific philosophical schools

150

Psychology

160

Logic

170

Ethics (Moral philosophy)

180

Ancient, Medieval, Oriental philosophy

190

Modern western philosophy

200

Religion

210

Philosophy & theory of religion

220

Bible

230

Christianity Christian theology

240

Christian moral & devotional theology

250

Christian orders & local church

260

Social & ecclesiastical theology

270

History of Christianity & Christian church

280

Christian denominations & sects

290

Comparative religion & other religions

300

Social sciences

310

Collections of general statistics

320

Political science

330

Economics

340

Law

350

Public administration & military science

360

Social problems & services; association

370

Education

380

Commerce, communications, transportation

390

Customs, etiquette, folklore

400

Language

410

Linguistics

420

English & Old English

430

Germanic languages      German

440

Romance languages       French

450

Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic

460

Spanish & Portuguese languages

470

Italic languages                  Latin

480

Hellenic languages             Classical Greek

490

Other languages

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           Biology

580

Plants

590

Animals

600

Technology (Applied sciences)

610

Medical sciences                Medicine

620

Engineering & allied operations

630

Agriculture & related technologies

640

Home economics & family living

650

Management & Auxiliary services

660

Chemical engineering

670

Manufacturing

680

Manufacture for specific uses

690

Buildings

700

The arts Fine and decorative arts

710

Civic & landscape art

720

Architecture

730

Plastic arts             Sculpture

740

Drawing & decorative arts

750

Painting & Paintings

760

Graphic arts      Printmaking & prints

770

Photography & photographs

780

Music

790

Recreational & performing arts

800

Literature & rhetoric

810

American literature in English

820

English & Old English 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           Classical Greek

890

Literatures of other languages

900

Geography & history

910

Geography & travel

920

Biography, genealogy, insignia

930

History of ancient world to ca.499

940

General history of Europe

950

General history of Asia        Far East

960

General history of Africa

970

General history of North America

980

General history of Sourth America

990

General history of other areas

  * Consult schedules for complete and exact headings.