• The Dewey Decimal System is a categorization of books broken down by type and then specifics (i.e. Religion, then Christianity or Hinduism). This allows people looking for a group of books similar to each other, close at hand, not scattered around the media center. 

    Dewey
     

    000 Generalities

    100 Psychology

    200 Religion

    300 Social Science

    400 Language

    500 Natural Science & Mathematics

    600 Technology (applied sciences)

    700 The Arts

    800 Literature & Rhetoric

    900 Geography & History 

Last Modified on September 2, 2014