Library of Congress Classification:Class A -- General Works

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Class A: General Works is a classification used by the United States Library of Congress classification system. This article outlines the subclasses of Class A.

AC - Collections. Series. Collected works[edit]

  • 1-195........Collections of monographs, essays, etc.
    • 1-8.........American and English
    • 9-195.......Other languages
  • 200..........Collections for Jewish readers
  • 801-895......Inaugural and program dissertations
  • 901-995......Pamphlet collections
  • 999..........Scrapbooks

AE - Encyclopedias[edit]

  • 5-90 By language

AG - Dictionaries and other general reference works[edit]

AI - Indexes[edit]

AM - Museums; Collectors and collecting[edit]

  • 10-100 By country
  • 111-160 Museology. Museum methods, technique, etc.
  • 200-501 Collectors and collecting

AN - Newspapers This classification schedule has not been developed[edit]

AP - Periodicals[edit]

  • 101-115 Humorous periodicals
  • 200-230 Juvenile periodicals
  • 250-265 Periodicals for women
  • 270-271 Periodicals for Blacks

AS - Academies and learned societies[edit]

AY - Yearbooks. Almanacs. Directories[edit]

  • 10-29 Annuals
  • 30-1730 Almanacs
  • 2001 Directories. General works on the compilation of directories, etc.

AZ - History of scholarship and learning; The humanities[edit]

  • 101-181 Philosophy. Theory
  • 191-193 Evaluation
  • 200-361 History
  • 501-908 By region or country