Classification & Cataloging (84)

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How to organize/classify fiction?

One area I'm focusing on this year is the Adult Fiction section with some incomplete series and a need for new books. As I update the Adult…

Started by Linda S

22 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Linda S

Classifying DVD's

In classifying a DVD that is based on facts, do you make it fiction or do you make it a biography?  One example is the DVD Billy, the early…

Started by Alma Schlesing

4 Dec 2, 2018
Reply by Rachel Ullman

Classifying missionary biographies

This may be a silly question, but I am wondering how you decide what biographies should be classified under 266.092 for missionaries or wit…

Started by Sheila Sage

4 Nov 11, 2018
Reply by Linda S

"A Classification Guide For Church Libraries"

I am looking for an updated hard copy of "A Classification Guide For Church Libraries". The copy I am using is 1996 and I know there is one…

Started by Joy Godwin

11 Aug 7, 2018
Reply by Joy Godwin

"A Classification Guide For Church Libraries"

Can anyone tell me if the 2014 edition of  "A Classification Guide For Church Libraries" is better than the 1979 edition?  Were a lot of ch…

Started by Ann Lancaster

2 Aug 1, 2018
Reply by Ann Lancaster

Direction please!

Hey girls and boys....can anyone recommend or direct me to an app or website which allows one to type in a book title for classification? O…

Started by Mechelle Martin

7 Jul 19, 2018
Reply by Janice Devers


How are other librarians entering the series names in the Mitford books by Jan Karon?  With the new one on it's way, I started looking on a…

Started by Jonna Bridgman

1 Apr 25, 2018
Reply by Deborah Holme

How to treat & label fiction books containing a story collection?

First, I'm deeply thankfull for this forum. I love reading (and re-reading) previous posts.  I didn't find much about books (print) that c…

Started by Linda S

9 Apr 11, 2018
Reply by Linda S


I want to start classifying missionaries under 266.092 instead of biographies.  Two questions. . .1) what letters do I use--the author's or…

Started by Kate Self

5 Jan 16, 2018
Reply by Linda S

Classification Help (Kingsbury)

I classified Friends of Christ by Karen Kingsbury following the CIP as 232.9, which seemed OK to me. I got called on this, and shown the in…

Started by Buford Carter

4 Nov 7, 2017
Reply by Susan Glynn Mule'



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