Potomac Technical Processing Librarians


WebDewey 101: 
Dewey Decimal Classification Tips and Tricks
April 30, 2019



For the first time ever, PTPL is offering a workshop devoted to Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) and WebDewey. The workshop will focus on these topics:

  • Overview of DDC
  • WebDewey basics
  • Number building refreshers
  • Number building engine
  • Standard subdivisions and tables
  • Internal add tables
  • Number building exercises in WebDewey
  • Using the comments to record local practice

WebDewey 101 is geared toward practitioners in school and public libraries. Participants should feel free to bring classification questions and examples of items they routinely handle. 

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