CLASSMARK SEARCH

CLASSMARK SEARCH

Classmark search involves, besides the Dewey Decimal Classification, a special classification for audio-visual materials and other special collections materials.

Dewey Decimal Classification

Books in the IPS-Library are arranged on the shelves according to the Dewey Decimal Classification. This system divides knowledge into ten different broad subject areas, called classes, numbered 000-999. The 10 main classes of the Dewey system are:

010   Bibliography
020   Library & information sciences
030   General encyclopedic works
040   [Unassigned]
050   General serials & their indexes
060   General organizations & museums
070   New media, journalism, publishing
080   General collections
090   Manuscripts & rare books

 

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

 

210   Natural theology
220   Bible
230   Christian theology
240   Christian moral & devotional theology
250   Christian orders & local churches
260   Christian social theology
270   Christian church history
280   Christian denominations & sects
290   Other & comparative religions
310   General statistics
320   Political science
330   Economics
340   Law
350   Public administration
360   Social problems & services
370   Education
380   Commerce, communications, transport
390   Customs, etiquette, folklore

 

410   Linguistics
420   English & Anglo-Saxon languages
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
510   Mathematics
520   Astronomy & allied sciences
530   Physics
540   Chemistry & allied sciences
550   Earth sciences
560   Paleontology & Paleozoology
570   Life sciences
580   Botanical sciences
590   Zoological sciences
610   Medical sciences (Medicine, Psychiatry)
620   Engineering
630   Agriculture
640   Home economics & family living
650   Management
660   Chemical engineering
670   Manufacturing
680   Manufacture for specific use
690   Buildings
710   Civic & landscape art
720   Architecture
730   Sculpture
740   Drawings & decorative arts
750   Paintings & painters
760   Graphic arts (Printmaking & prints)
770   Photography
780   Music
790   Recreational & performing arts
810   American literature in English
820   English literature
830   Literature of Germanic language
840   Literatures of Romance language
850   Italian, Romanian, Rhaeto-Romanic Literatures
860   Spanish & Portuguese literatures
870   Italic literatures (Latin)
880   Hellenic literatures (Classical Greek)
890   Literatures of other languages
910   Geography & travel
920   Biography, genealogy, insignia
930   History of the ancient world
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 South America
990   General history of other areas

Special Classification

The IPS-Library uses a special classification for its special collections of audio-visual materials, maps, etc, according to the following:

CA
Closed Area
CBS
Israel. Central Bureau of Statistics
CD-ROM
CD-ROM
M
Maps
Mic
Microfilms
Mic-F
Microfiches
P
Posters
Pamphlets
Reports
R
Reference
T
Theses
Vid
Videos