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New Books: New Non-Fiction 2015/16

A listing of our new books and their availability

Biography (Call number B subject last name)

Animal Husbandry (Call Number 636)

College & Careers

Generalities (Call Number 000s)

Philosophy and psychology (Call Number 100s)

Religion (Call Number 200s)

Social Sciences (Call Number 300s)

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (Call Number 500s)

Environment Books & Film

Technology (Call Number 600s)

The Arts (Call Number 700s)

The Arts (Call Number 700s)

Literature & Rhetoric (Call Number 800s)

Geography & History (Call Number 900s)

Dewey Decimal Classification System

In the Dewey Decimal classification system, books on similar subjects are grouped together by means of their call numbers.

The main Dewey Decimal classes are:

000 Generalities 
100 Philosophy and psychology 
200 Religion 
300 Social Sciences 
400 Language 
500 Natural sciences and mathematics 
600 Technology (Applied sciences) 
700 The arts (fine and decorative) 
800 Literature and rhetoric 
900 Geography and history 

Each class is further subdivided at the hundred divisions and the the thousand sections. Numbers are placed after a decimal point to further identify material more specifically by subject.

Fiction F Author Last Name (F Green)

Biography B Subject Last name (B ALI)