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					                                                                                 LSC - Montgomery Library
                                            Library of Congress                3200 College Park Dr. Building F
                                                                                       Conroe, TX 77384
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                        Classification System: Outline of Subjects
A      GENERAL WORKS                                    DP               Spain – Portugal
AC             Collections – Series-Collected Works     DR               Eastern Europe –Balkan Peninsula –
AE             Encyclopedias (General)                                   Turkey
AG             Dictionaries                             DS               Asia
AI             Indexes (General)                        DT               Africa
AM             Museums (General)                        DU               Oceania (South Seas)
AN             Newspapers                               DX               Gypsies
AP             Periodicals (General)
AS             Academic & Learned Societies             E-F   HISTORY:     America
               (General)                                E                America
AY             Yearbooks – Almanacs-Directories         F                United States
AZ             History of the Sciences in General
                                                        G     GEOGRAPHY-RECREATION-ANTHROPOLOGY
B      PHILOSOPHY & RELIGION                            G            Geography (General)
B              Philosophy (General)                     GA           Mathematical Geography –
BC             Logic                                                 Cartography
BD             Speculative Philosophy                   GB           Physical Geography
BF             Psychology                               GC           Oceanography
BH             Aesthetics                               GF           Anthropogeography
BJ             Ethics                                   GN           Anthropology
BL             Religions                                GR           Folklore
BM             Judaism                                  GT           Manners and Customs (General)
BP             Islam, Bahaism, Theosophy, etc.          GV           Recreation
BQ             Buddhism
BR             Christianity (General)                   H     SOCIAL SCIENCES
BS             The Bible & Exegesis                     H              Social sciences (General)
BT             Doctrinal theology                       HA             Statistics
BV             Practical Theology                       HB             Economics
BX             Denominations and Sects                  HC             Economic history & conditions national
C      AUXILIARY SCIENCES OF HISTORY                    HD             Land Agriculture Industry
CB              History of civilization and culture     HE             Transportation & Communication
                (General)                               HF             Commerce
CC              Archaeology (General)                   HG             Finance
CD              Diplomatics – Archives – Seals          HJ             Public finance
CE              Technical Chronology – Calendar         HM             Sociology (General & theoretical)
CJ              Numismatics                             HN             Social history; Social problems; Social
CN              Epigraphy – Inscriptions                               reform
CR              Heraldry                                HQ             Social groups
CS              Genealogy                               HS             Societies: Secret, Benevolent, etc.,
CT              Biography                                              Clubs
                                                        HT             Communities classes Races
D   HISTORY: GENERAL AND OLD WORLD                      HV             Social Psychology Social & public
D            History                                                   welfare
DA           Great Britain                              HX             Socialism Communism Anarchism
DB           Austria                                    J     POLITICAL SCIENCE
DC           France                                     JA             Collections and general works
DD           Germany                                    JC             Political theory; Theory of the state
DE           The Mediterranean Region                   JF             General works Comparative works
DF           Greece                                     JK             United States
DG           Italy                                      JL             British –American – Latin American
DH-DJ        Belgium – Holland –Luxembourg              JN             Europe
DK           Russia                                     JQ             Asia- Africa- Australia- Oceania
DL           Northern Europe – Scandinavia              JS             Local Government
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JV                 Colonies & Colonization -Emigration   Q    SCIENCE
JX                 International law -International      Q               Science (General)
                   Relations                             QA              Mathematics, Computer Science
                                                         QB              Astronomy
K    LAW                                                 QC              Physics
K                  Law (General)                         QD              Chemistry
KF                 Law of the United States              QE              Geology
KFA-KFW            Law of individual states              QH              Biology
KFX                Law of individual cities, A-Z         QK              Botany
KFZ                Law of individual territories         QL              Zoology
                                                         QM              Human Anatomy
L     EDUCATION                                          QP              Physiology
L             Education (General)                        QR              Microbiology
LA            History of Education
LB            Theory and practice of education           R    MEDICINE
LC            Special aspects of education               R               Medicine (General)
LD            United States                              RA              Public & Environmental Health
LE            American, except United States             RB              Pathology
LF            Europe                                     RC              Internal medicine
LG            Asia –Africa- Oceania                      RD              Surgery
                                                         RE              Ophthalmology
M     MUSIC                                              RG              Gynecology and obstetrics
M                  Music (General)                       RJ              Pediatrics
ME                 Orchestral Music                      RK              Dentistry
ML                 Literature of music                   RL              Dermatology
MT                 Music instruction and study           RM              Therapeutics Pharmacology
                                                         RS              Pharmacy and materia medica
N     FINE ARTS                                          RT              Nursing
N              Visual arts                               RZ              Other systems of medicine
NA             Architecture
NB             Sculpture                                 S    AGRICULTURE
NC             Drawing, Design, Illustration             SB           Plant culture
ND             Painting                                  SF           Animal culture
NE             Print Media                               SH           Veterinary Medicine
NK             Decorative Arts; Applied arts;
               Decoration                                T    TECHNOLOGY
NX             Arts in General                           T           Technology (General)
                                                         TA          Engineering (General)
P     LANGUAGE & LITERATURE                              TH          Building Construction,
P            Philology and linguistics (General)         TJ          Mechanical Engineering
PA           Classical languages and literature          TK          Electrical Engineering, Electronics
PB           General works                               TL          Motor Vehicles. Aeronautics
PC           Romance languages                           TP          Chemical Technology
PD           Germanic Languages                          TR          Photography
PE           English                                     TS          Manufacturers
PF           West Germanic                               TT          Handicrafts. Arts & Crafts
PG           Slavic, Baltic, Albanian languages &        TX          Home Economics
PH           Uralic, Basque languages & literature       U    MILITARY SCIENCE
PJ           Oriental languages & literature
PK           Indo-Iranian                                V    NAVAL SCIENCE
PL           Languages & literature of East Asia,
             Africa                                      Z    B IBLIOGRAPHY & LIBRARY SCIENCE
PM           American Indian Languages
PN           Literary History and collections
PQ           Romance literature
PR           British literature
PS           American literature
PT           Germanic literature
PZ           Fiction and Juvenile

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