Opposing Viewpoints Database

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Helpful Call Numbers

  • 140’s – Philosophical Schools of Thought
  • 302 – Social Interaction (Sociology)
  • 400’s – Language
  • 401 – Language Theory
  • 800’s – Literature & Rhetoric
  • 814 – Essays
  • 815 – Speeches

Dewey Decimal System

The Dewey Decimal system (which we use) is a system based on broad subjects that are sub-divided in narrower topics. Here is the ‘skeleton’ of the Dewey Decimal system, click on the subject area to see call numbers that can be used when searching the stacks.