Browse 1975: Major classification systems : the Dewey Centennial by Title

  • Henderson, Kathryn Luther (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1975)
    One hundred years ago, in 1876, Melvil Dewey anonymously published the first edition of his classification system. Forest Press, publisher of the Dewey Decimal Classification since 1931, could think of no more suitable ...

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  • Rolland-Thomas, Paule (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1975)
    It always seems befitting that the last speaker at a conference should gaze at a crystal ball and predict the future of the subject that has been discussed; I feel I should quote Confucius by saying that I do not ...

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  • Austin, Derek (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1975)
    On first reading the list of speakers proposed for this institute, I became aware of being rather the "odd man out" for two reasons. Firstly, I was asked to present a paper on PRECIS which is very much a verbal indexing ...

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  • Michael, Mary Ellen (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1975)
    ithin the last ten years, three studies have been performed dealing with the use of Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) outside the North American continent. To date, there has not been a similar survey aimed at assessing ...

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