DDC 450-499: A grossly unfair linguistic ellipses

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 450 Italian, Romanian & related languages 460 Spanish, Portuguese, Galician 470 Latin & Italic languages 480 Classical & modern Greek languages 490 Other languages Here’s the deal: I started trying to find books in each of the above 10-spots but was having trouble … Continue reading DDC 450-499: A grossly unfair linguistic ellipses

How I Got to Now: A Librarian Year

This week I celebrated my one-year anniversary of librarianship. In my application essay for library school I wrote that I'd been a frequent library user for most of my life, yet had never considered working in one until recent epiphanies changed my outlook. Perhaps I thought of it like working at a movie theater---another regular … Continue reading How I Got to Now: A Librarian Year

DDC 440-449: Foux Du Fa French

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 440 Romance languages; French 441 French writing system & phonology 442 French etymology 443 French dictionaries 444 Not assigned or no longer used 445 French grammar 446 Not assigned or no longer used 447 French language variations 448 Standard French usage 449 Provençal & Catalan … Continue reading DDC 440-449: Foux Du Fa French

DDC 430-439: Polyglöts Ünite

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 430 Germanic languages; German 431 German writing system & phonology 432 German etymology 433 German dictionaries 434 Not assigned or no longer used 435 German grammar 436 Not assigned or no longer used 437 German language variations 438 Standard German usage 439 Other … Continue reading DDC 430-439: Polyglöts Ünite

DDC 420-429: Nouns and Pronounce

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 420 English & Old English 421 English writing system & phonology 422 English etymology 423 English dictionaries 424 No longer used—formerly English thesauruses 425 English grammar 426 No longer used—formerly English prosodies 427 English language variations 428 Standard English usage 429 Old English … Continue reading DDC 420-429: Nouns and Pronounce

DDC 410-419: Linguistics alfredo

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 410 Linguistics 411 Writing systems 412 Etymology 413 Dictionaries 414 Phonology 415 Structural systems (Grammar) 416 No longer used—formerly Prosody (linguistics) 417 Dialectology & historical linguistics 418 Standard usage; Applied linguistics 419 Verbal language not spoken or written Regarding the post title: what … Continue reading DDC 410-419: Linguistics alfredo

DDC 400-409: Learn ALL THE WORDS

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 400 Language 401 Philosophy & theory 402 Miscellany 403 Dictionaries & encyclopedias 404 Special topics 405 Serial publications 406 Organizations & management 407 Education, research, related topics 408 With respect to kinds of persons 409 Geographical & persons treatment Gotta admit this up … Continue reading DDC 400-409: Learn ALL THE WORDS

DDC 390-399: Emily Post-Its

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 390 Customs, etiquette, folklore 391 Costume & personal appearance 392 Customs of life cycle & domestic life 393 Death customs 394 General customs 395 Etiquette (Manners) 396 No longer used—formerly Women’s position and treatment 397 No longer used—formerly outcast studies 398 Folklore 399 … Continue reading DDC 390-399: Emily Post-Its

DDC 380-389: We built this city on rock and roads

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 380 Commerce, communications, transport 381 Internal commerce (Domestic trade) 382 International commerce (Foreign trade) 383 Postal communication 384 Communications; Telecommunication 385 Railroad transportation 386 Inland waterway & ferry transportation 387 Water, air, space transportation 388 Transportation; Ground transportation 389 Metrology & standardization Honestly, … Continue reading DDC 380-389: We built this city on rock and roads

DDC 370-379: Trigger warning – School

A Teach Me How To Dewey production This Is How We Dewey: 370 Education 371 School management; special education; alternative education 372 Elementary education 373 Secondary education 374 Adult education 375 Curriculums 376 No longer used—formerly Education of women 377 No longer used—formerly Ethical education 378 Higher education 379 Government regulation, control, support A fitting … Continue reading DDC 370-379: Trigger warning – School