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Standards & Best Practices | Classification Schemes | BISAC Subject Headings | Tutorial & FAQ | Book Industry Study Group, Inc.

BISAC subject categories that guide you in creating sections for your library collection.


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It's Fine To Drop Dewey

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Library Journal article about dropping Dewey.


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The Candid Librarian: Jennifer LaGarde, this is for you....

The Candid Librarian: Jennifer LaGarde, this is for you.... | Dewey or Don't We? | Scoop.it

Genre classifiction in fiction.


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Done with Dewey | ALSC Blog

Great discussion about why Dewey is not the perfect system.


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Brief Book Bytes: metis

How one library came up with a system to replace Dewey.


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Van Meter Library Voice: We Spiced Up The Shelves....And Ditched The Dewey

Van Meter Library Voice: We Spiced Up The Shelves....And Ditched The Dewey | Dewey or Don't We? | Scoop.it

Librarian, Shannon Miller, decides to ditch Dewey for subject categories.

 


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Kathy Corbiere's curator insight, January 2, 2013 9:50 AM

Graphic labels...very important

Tracy Smith's curator insight, June 15, 9:54 PM

very detailed - nice labelling

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Summer Project: Kill Dewey

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One elementary library switches from Dewey to subject organization.


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Taking it to Twitter: Librarians Debate the Demise of Dewey | School Library Journal

Taking it to Twitter: Librarians Debate the Demise of Dewey | School Library Journal | Dewey or Don't We? | Scoop.it

Twitter chat about ditching Dewey.


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Jodie Wilson's curator insight, July 24, 2014 11:14 PM

A worthwhile read!

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Are Dewey’s Days Numbered?: Libraries Nationwide Are Ditching the Old Classification System | School Library Journal

Are Dewey’s Days Numbered?: Libraries Nationwide Are Ditching the Old Classification System | School Library Journal | Dewey or Don't We? | Scoop.it

One library's method for ditching Dewey.


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PRESENTATIONS

Some Dewey, Some Don’t Presentation given at ILA 2009 on October 8, 2009 http://deweyfree.files.wordpress.com/2009/03/ila-2009.ppt ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~...

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Another Library Ditches Dewey

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The Frankfort Public Library in Illinois is yet another library, in the growing list of libraries, choosing to break free of the Dewey Decimal Classification System.In an interview with Melissa Ric...

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Genre Shelving! | Mighty Little Librarian

Genre Shelving! | Mighty Little Librarian | Dewey or Don't We? | Scoop.it
Mighty Little Librarian - Librarian Tiff's Blog...

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Tracy Smith's curator insight, June 15, 10:22 PM

check out her signage

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Eliterate Librarian: No Dewey?! The Horror

Eliterate Librarian: No Dewey?! The Horror | Dewey or Don't We? | Scoop.it

Causing conversation about ditching Dewey.


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Beyond Dewey | Follow Suffolk County libraries as they step into a Dewey-free future

In Suffolk County, NY we have several libraries in the consortium that are moving off of Dewey.  This blog is following their adventures in the conversion process.  Enjoy!


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Miss Christine: Rethinking Dewey

Miss Christine: Rethinking Dewey | Dewey or Don't We? | Scoop.it

One library considers the switch.


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Van Meter Library Voice: So We Ditched Dewey....What Comes Next For Our Books And Shelves?

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Tracy Smith's curator insight, June 15, 9:54 PM

This article has lists that would be good to start out with

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Eliterate Librarian: Mr. Dewey, I Bid you Adieu

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Jodie Wilson's curator insight, July 24, 2014 11:04 PM

Tamara Cox - The eLiterate Librarian on her library collection!