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Synopsis of the Library of Congress Classification Scheme

The IIUM Library uses the Library of Congress Classification Scheme. Below is the synopsis of the scheme.

A
AE
AJ
AY
General works
Encyclopedia
Indexes
Yearbooks, Almanacs, Dictionaries
Level 2
 
 
B
BF
BL
BM
BP
BR
Philosophy (General)
Psychology
Religions, Mythology, Rationalism
Judaism
Islam, Bahaism, Theosophy
Christianity
C
CB
CC
CT
Auxiliary Sciences of History
History of Civilization
Archeology
Biography
D
DA
DC
DD
DE
DK
DS
DT
DU
DX
History (General)
Great Britain
France
Germany
Roman World
Soviet Union
Asia
Africa
Oceania
Gypsies
Level 3

    

E-F
History : America
G
GB
GN
GR
GV
Geography (General)
Physical Geography
Anthropology
Folklore
Recreation, Leisure
H
HC
HD-HF
HG
HJ
HM
HQ
HX
Social Sciences (General)
Economic History & Condition
Business Communication
Finance
Public Finance
Sociology
The Family, Marriage, Woman
Socialism, Communism, Anarchism
J
JF
Political Science
Government, Administration, General Works, Comparative Works
K
Law
Level 1
L
LB
Education (General)
Theory and Practice of Education
Level 4

          

M
ML
Music
Literature of Music
N
NA
ND
NX
Fine Arts/Visual Arts (General)
Architecture
Painting
Arts in general
P
PA
PE
PL
PN
PR
PZ
Philology and Linguistics (General)
Classical Languages & Literature
Communication
Malay Language
Literary History & Collections
English Language
Fiction & Juvenile
Q
QA
QB
QC
QD
QE
QH
QK
QL
QM
QP
QR
Science (General)
Mathematics & Computer Science
Astronomy
Physics
Chemistry
Geology
Natural History of Biology
Botany
Zoology
Human Anatomy
Physiology
Microbiology
R
Medicine
S
SB
SD
Agriculture (General)
Plant Culture
Forestry
T
TA
TK
TP
TS
TX
Technology (General)
Engineering, Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Chemical Technology
Manufacturers
Home Economics
U
Military Sciences
V
Naval Sciences
Z
Library Sciences

 

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