DDC – Classification Scheme

Published December 25, 2011 by kvlibvnr

CLASSIFICATION

 Our Library follows  ‘Dewey Decimal Classification’.

The arrangement of books is as follows.

First Summary  – 10 Main Classes

000 Generalities
100 Philosophy
200 Religion
300 Social sciences
400 Language, Linguistics, Philology
500 Natural sciences and Mathematics
600 Technology (Applied science)
700 The Arts(Fine and Decorative Arts)
800 Literature and Rhetoric
900 Geography, Biography, and History

 

Alphabetical schedule developed on the basis of 21 st. Edition of Dewy Decimal Classification for most common subjects  are used in our school library. Some of the important subjects and their notations based on  DDC are given below for reader’s reference.

Subjects DDC Class No.
Abnormal Psychology 157
Accountancy 657
Acrobatics 791.34
Acting 791.43
Adult Education 374
Adult Psychology 155.6
Adventures 904
Aesthetics 701.17
Agricultural Crops 631
Agriculture 630
Air Transportation 387
Air Conditioning 697
Alcoholic Beverages 663.1
Alcoholism 362.292
Algebra 512
Almanacs 528
Analytical Chemistry 543
Anatomy 574.4
Ancient Civilization 909
Ancient History 930
Ancient History of India 934
Animal Husbandry 636
Animal Pests 632.6
Animal Physiology 158
Anthropology 301
Applied Mathematics 519
Applied Physics 621
Applied Psychology 158
Applied Science 600
Archaeology 930.1
Architecture 720
Arithmetic 513
Artificial Intelligence 006.3
Arts 700
Atlases 912
Atomic Physics 539.7
Atmosphere 551.5
Aviation Engineering 629.1
Ayurveda 615.53
Bhagavad Gita 294.5924
Bible 220
Bibliography 010
Biochemistry 574.192
Biographies in General 920
Biology 574
Biophysics 574.191
Birds 598
Blacksmithy 682
Blood Banks 362.17
Botany 581
Buddhism 294.3
Calculus 515
Chemistry 540
Chess 794.1
Child Care 649
Ceramic Art 738
Ceramic Technology 666
Child Psychology 155.4
Chordate 596
Christianity 230-280
Cinematography 778.53
Circus 791.3
Civics 320
Civil Engineering 624
Civil Rights 323.4
Civilization 909
Classification 025.423
Clinical Psychology 157.9
Commerce 380
Communications 380
Communism 320.532
Computer Games 793.1
Computer Graphics 006.6
Computer Hardware 004.6
Computer Peripherals 004.7
Computer Programming 005.1
Computer Programing Languages 005.13
Computer Science 004
Cookery 641.5
Cooperative Movement 334
Cosmology 523.1
Cricket 796.358
Criminology 364
Culture 306
Curriculum 375
Customs 390
Dairy Farming 637
Dance 793.3
Dictionary 030
Diseases 616
Dolls 745.59221
Drawings 741
Dreams 133.135
Driving 796.7
Earth 525
Earth Science 550
Ecology 574.5
Ecology of Animals 591.5
Economic Botany 581.6
Economic Geography 330.9
Economic Geology 553
Economic Zoology 591.6
Economics 330
Edible oils 69.3
Education 370
Educational Administration 371.2
Educational Guidance/Counseling 371.4
Educational Psychology 370.15
Educational Technology 371.3078
Elections 324.6
Electrical Engineering 621.3
Electricity 537
Electro Dynamics 537.6
Electronics 537.5
Elementary Education 372
E- mail 004.692
Embroidery 746.44
Encyclopedia 030
Energy 531.6
Engineering 620
English Dictionary 423
English Drama 822
English Essays 824
English Fiction 823
English Grammar 425
English Language 420
English plays 822
English poetry 821
English Reader 828.6
Environmental Studies 363.7
Ethics 170
Etiquettes 395
Fairy tales 398
Festivals 394.6
Family Planning 613.9
Fertilizers 631.81
Fabre Crops 633.5
Financial Management 658.15
Fine Arts 700
Firearms 683.4
First Aid 616.0252
Fisheries 639.5
Fishes 597
Flowering Plants 582
Fluid Mechanics 532
Folk Art 745
Folk Dance 793.31
Folk literature 398.2
Folk Song 784.4
Folk lore 398
Food Crops 633.1
Food Technology 664
Footwear 685.3
Forecasting 003.2
Foreign policy 327
Foreign Relation 327
Foreign Trade 382
Forestry 634.9
Fuel Technology 662.6
Fundamental Rights 323.4
Furniture 684.1
Games and Sports (Indoor) 793/794
Games and Sports(Outdoor) 796
Gandhiana 320.55
Gardening 635
Genetics 575.1
Geochemistry 551.9
Geography 910
Geology 551
Geometry 516
Geophysics 551
Geomorphology 551.41
Glassware Art 748
Government Service Rules 351.1
Grammar 415
Guidance & Counseling 371.4
Higher Education 378
Hindi Dictionary 4H3
Hindi Essay 8H4
Hindi Fiction 8H3
Hindi Grammar 4H5
Hindi Language 4H0
Hindi Literature 8H0
Hindi Poetry 8H1
Hindi Reader 4H8.6
Hinduism 294.5
History 900
History of India 954
Home Decoration 645
Home kitchen Gardening 635
Home Science 640
Homeopathy 615.532
Horoscope 133.54
Horticulture 635
House keeping 648
Human Anatomy 611
Human Physiology 612
Human Races 572
Hunting 799.2
Hydrology 551.48
Hygiene 613
Hymns 783.9
Immunization 614.47
Immunology 616.079
Income Tax 336.24
Indian Constitution 342.5402
Indian freedom Struggle 954.03
Indian Government service rules 354.001
Indian philosophy 181.4
Indian religions 294
Indus Valley Civilization 934
Inorganic Chemistry 546
Insurance 368
Interior decoration 747
International Economics 337
International Relations 327
Internet 004.678
Islam 297
Jainism 294.4
Journalism 070
Journals 050
Judaism 296
Judiciary 340
Knowledge 001
LAN 004.68
Labour Economics 331
Leather Technology 675
Law 340
Library & Information science 020
Life science 570
Light 535
Linguistics 400
Literature 800
Lok Shaba 328.32
Macro Economics 339
Magazines 050
Magnetism 538
Mahabharata 294.5223
Mammals 599
Management 650
Maps 912
Medicine 610
Micro economics 338.5
Mining engineering 622
Metallurgy 669
Metaphysics 110
Meteorology 551.5
Military science 355
Mineralogy 549
Modern physics 539
Mohammadanism 297
Molecular Biology 574.88
Molecular zoology 591.8
Mollusca 594
Moon 523.3
Morphology 574.4
Mountaineering 796.522
Music 780
Musical Instruments 681.8
National Cadet Corps 355.5
National Emblem 929.9
National Flag 929.92
National social service scheme 361
Nationalism 320.54
Naturopathy 615.535
Noise  Pollution 363.74
NSS 361
Nuclear Engineering 621.48
Nuclear Physics 539.7
Numismatics 737
Nursery Rhymes 398.8
Nutrition 612.3
Occultism 133
Oceanography 551.46
Office Management 651.3
Orchards 535
Organic chemistry 661.86
Paediatrics 618.92
Persona l Management 658.3
Periodicals 050
Petroleum 665.5
Pharmacology 615
Pharmacy 615.4
Philology 400
Philosophy 100
Photography 778
Physical Chemistry 541.3
Physical education 372.86
Physical Fitness 613.7
Physical Geography 910.02
Physics 530
Plastics 668.4
Plumbing 696.1
Political Science 320
Political parties 324.2
Pollution Problem 668.9
Population education 363.9
Population Statistics 312
Poultry Farming 636.5
Primary education 372
Printing 686.2
Protozoa 593
Proverbs 398.8
Psychology 150
Public administrarion 350
Puppetry 791.53
Puranas 294.5925
Qualitative Chemistry 545
Quantitative  Chemistry 545
Quran 297.122
Radio Broadcasting 384.54
Radio engineering 621.384
Railway Engineering 621.384
Railway transportation 385
Rajya Sabah 328.31
Ramayana 294.5922
Religious Education 377
Rhymes 398.8
Riddles 398.6
River Transport 386.3
Road transportation 388
Rubber 678.2
Sanskrit Dictionary 4S3
Sanskrit Drama 8S2
Sanskrit Essays 8S4
Sanskrit Fiction 8S3
Sanskrit Grammar 4S5
Sanskrit Language 4S0
Sanskrit Literature 8S0
Sanskrit play 8S2
Sanskrit Poetry 8S1
Sanskrit satire and Humor 8S7
Satellites 521.6
Science 500
Science dictionary 503
Scouts and Guides 369.4092
Sculpture 730
Secondary Education 373
Serials 050
Sewing 646
Sheep Farming 636.3
Shooting 799.3
Shorthand 653
Sikhism 294.6
Small scale industry 338.643
Snakes 597.96
Social science Dictionary 300.3
Social sciences 300
Social welfare 361
Socialism 320.531
Sociology 301
Software programme 005.3
Solar system 523.2
Sound 534
Speeches 808.85
Special education 371.9
Spiritualism 133.9
Sports 796
Stars 523.8
Sugarcane crops 633.6
Sugar technology 664.1
Sun 523.7
Surgery 617
Swimming 797.2
Tailoring 687.044
Tamil dictionary 4T3
Tamil Essays 8T4
Tamil Fiction 8T3
Tamil grammar 4T5
Tamil Language 4T0
Tamil Literature 8T0
Tamil phonetics 411
Tamil plays 8T2
Tamil poetry 8T1
Tamil reader 4T8.6
Tamil satire and humour 8T7
Taxation 336.2
Teaching aids 371.3078
Technology 600
Teaching methods 371.3
Telecommunications 384
Telegraphy 384.1
Telephony 384.6
Television engineering 621.388
Television broadcasting 384.554
Textiles 677
Terrorism 303.62
Transportation 380.5
Travels in India 915.404
Type writing 652.3
Umpiring 796.3573
UNESCO 341.767
UNO 341.23
Universe 523.1
Upanishads 294.59218
Vedas 294.5921
Vocational education 371.425
Vegetable crops 635
Wages 331.425
WAN 004.67
Water pollution 363.728
Water supply 628.1
Waterway transportation 386
Wax 665.1
Weaving 77.028242
Western Philosophy 190
Welding 671.52
Women’s Education 376
World war-I 940.53
World war-II 940.53
X-Rays 537.535
Yoga 613.7046
Zoology 591

 

 

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