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Exhibits for comment

Exhibits outlining proposed changes to the Dewey Decimal Classification for inclusion in the next edition are mounted here as received. The Committee members and Editorial staff seek input and guidance from the wider Dewey user community and welcome comments, suggestions and ways of improving proposals and changes. All responses will be presented to the Committee and the Editors for their information and considered responses.

Meeting 137 - Dublin, Ohio, 9-10 June 2014

Please send any comments on the following exhibits to Anne Robertson at the address below by 6 June 2014. Please limit your comments to a single exhibit per message, and use the exhibit number as the subject line, e.g., EPC 137-7.2.  This will make it easier to keep track of each discussion thread.  Please also include your complete contact information in your signature line.   

Anne M. Robertson
Australian Representative, Editorial Policy Committee for the Dewey Decimal Classification


Exhibit 137-7.1a: History notes in electronic editions Exhibit 137.7.1b: Procedures for development and corrections Exhibit 137.7.1c: Errata for 2.5 Expansions Exhibit 137.7.2: Capitalization Exhibit 137.7.3: Base number in add notes Exhibit 137.7.4: Latin and common names in biology Exhibit 137.8.3: 3D printing applications Exhibit 137.9.3: Peru Exhibit 137.9.4: Greece Exhibit 137.11.1: Table 5 Ethnic and national groups: Regional groups Exhibit 137.12.1: 004-006 Computer science: Updates Exhibit 137.12.2: Institutional repositories Exhibit 137.13.1: 012 Bibliographies and catalogs of individuals Exhibit 137.14.1: Local church Exhibit 137.15-1: 306.44 Language Exhibit 137.16.1: Law of indigenous peoples Exhibit 137.16.1: Law of indigenous peoples (revision 1) Exhibit 137.16.1: Law of indigenous peoples (revision 2) Exhibit 137.16.1b: Law of indigenous peoples: supplemental discussion paper Exhibit 137.16.2: 346.013 Capacity and status of persons Exhibit 137.16.3: 340.55 Medieval European law: discussion paper Exhibit 137.17.1: Land vehicles Exhibit 137.18.1: Schools, theories, methodologies of linguistics Exhibit 137.22.1: 709.05 21st century art styles Exhibit 137.22.2: Winter Olympic Games Exhibit 137.24.2: Using T1—0901–0905 with notation 004 in the 930–990 add table Exhibit 137.24.3: Native American topics Exhibit 137.28.1: Relative Index: Managing synonyms Exhibit 137.28.2: Facet detection Exhibit 137.28.3: Topic-enhanced classes Exhibit 137.29: Classification and collection analytics