DEWEY DECIMAL SYSTEM

The DDS explains where books are shelved in the library and how to find them.

000  References
Encyclopedias & Dictionaries…
(These books aren’t circulated, but may be used in the library.)

100  Psychology & Philosophy
Feelings, logic, making friends…

200  Religion & Mythology
Christianity, Bible stories; Greek, Roman and other Myths…

300  Social Science & Folklore
Careers, Customs, Education, Family Life, Fairy Tales…

400  Languages
English, French, German, Spanish, Sign Language…

500  Math & Science
Animals, Dinosaurs, Fish, Rocks, Insects, Planets, Plants…

600  Medicine & Technology
Computers, Human Body, Nutrition, Inventions…

700  Art & Recreation
Architecture, Crafts, Drawing, Jokes, Music, Sports…

800  Literature
Children’s Literature, Plays, Poetry, Shakespeare…

900  Geography & History
Biographies, Countries, Native Americans, States, Wars …