Accession Number : AD0718482

Title :   Universal Decimal Classification (UDK) (Historical Information, Structure and Methods of Utilization),

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Vinogradov,V. I.

Report Date : 09 DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 110

Abstract : Contents: Library-bibliographical classification - the instrument for organizing documentary funds and course problems; The Decimal Classification of M. Dewey, P. Otlet and H. LaFontaine; Creation of the UDC; the UDC in USSR; International apparatus for the development and perfection of the UDC; Structure of the UDC; Methods of the UDC (General Questions); Value of the methods; The basic principle of classification; A series of perferred use of UDC indexes and the preferable sequence for detailing ideas by the UDC; The United Algorithm of Indexation (The Rule of Indexation); Use of determinants Component indexes; The place of the index in the document; and Sequence of arrangement of indexed documents.

Descriptors :   (*CLASSIFICATION, *REVIEWS), HISTORY, INDEXES, ALGORITHMS, REPORTS, USSR

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE