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Dewey Breakfast/Update 25 June 2011 Joan S. Mitchell Editor in Chief, DDC OCLC DDC 23: Its Here
DDC 23 is here! Start using it!
Outline Overview Examples from Main Classes Learning Opportunities Keeping Up with DDC 23
Overview of DDC 23 Major updates in religion, law, education, food and clothing, graphic arts, cinematography and videography, ancient and modern world Overhaul of groups of people )A host of new numbers (e.g., bullying, cloud computing, end of Mubārak administration) Structural changes to support machine display and retrieval, and classifier efficiency
000 Computer science, information & general works > Digital computers Multifunctional digital devices are classed with their predominant function... a work that focuses on a specific function other than the predominant function is classed with the predominant function
200 Religion Koran and Hadith [.124] Hadith (Traditions) Relocated to Hadith (Traditions) [formerly ]
300 Social sciences Public schools distinguished by source of funding, locus of control, and mandate [formerly ] Class here academy schools, charter schools
400 Language 427[.1–.8] Geographic variations in parts of England Relocated to – Geographic variations in specific continents, countries, localities in modern world Add to base number notation 4–9 from Table 2, e.g., geographic variations in parts of England – [formerly 427.1–427.8], slang of British Isles , geographic variations in England , dialects of Canada , Tok Pisin
500 Science Trans-Neptunian objects [formerly ] Kuiper belt objects *Pluto [formerly ] Scattered disk objects Oort cloud objects
600 Technology Young people Do not use for diseases of infants and children up to puberty, comprehensive works on child and adolescent medicine; class in Young people twelve to twenty Do not use for diseases of young people twelve to twenty who have not reached puberty; class in Class here adolescent medicine
700 Arts & recreation Motion pictures Regardless of distribution medium or method Class here made-for-television movies, video recordings of motion pictures [both formerly ]; direct-to-video and direct-to-DVD releases of motion pictures; dramatic films, entertainment films; films developed originally for Internet transmission; comprehensive works on dramatic, entertainment, documentary, educational, news films...
800 Literature Specific elements of rhetoric Class preparation of manuscripts using specific elements in ; class specific kinds of writing using specific elements in Figures of speech Including metaphor, simile Narration
900 History & geography [History of Tunisia,] 1956– Administration of Habib Bourguiba, 1956– Administration of Zayn al- ʻ Ābidīn Bin ʻ Alī, 1987– –
DDC 23: Learning Opportunities (1) Online resources DDC 23 webinar : The Dewey Blog Mini webinars and updated training materials coming in fall 2011!
DDC 23: Learning Opportunities (2) Upcoming workshops and presentations: DDC 23 in Context (27 June, ALCTS CCS Subject Analysis Committee meeting, Hilton Riverside, Grand Salon C) DDC 23 Workshop at IFLA (12 August, San Juan, PR) registration.oclc.org/reg/?pc=DDC23IFLAwkshp registration.oclc.org/reg/?pc=DDC23IFLAwkshp Whats New with DDC and What Do I Need to Know (9 September, Schaumberg, IL) The Future of DDC is Now!: Uncovering the Mysteries of DDC 23 (15 November, Fort Wayne, IN) ilf-annual-conference/ ilf-annual-conference/
DDC 23: Updates New and Changed Entries retired To be replaced temporarily with PDFs containing updated schedule and table entries Permanent change-notification solution coming inside WebDewey 2.0 Errata addressing typos in DDC 23 to be posted shortly
Some Useful Links DDC 23oclc.org/us/en/info/ddc23 DDC 23 workshopsregistration.oclc.org/reg/?pc=DDC23IFLAwkshp DDC 23 webinarhttp://tinyurl.com/3cyqn7q WebDewey 2.0http://dewey.org/webdewey dewey.infohttp://dewey.info DeweyBrowseroclc.org/research/researchworks/ddc/browser.htm Classifyclassify.oclc.org/classify : The Dewey blog (Dewey Editorial Office) (Licensing, group purchases, LIS program)