Jefferson's Library Classification

English Abstract: 

Thomas Jefferson created this classification for his private library. He sold his library to the Librarian of Congress in 1815 where its classification was used until replaced by the Library of Congress Classification (LCC) in 1897.

English Title: 
Jefferson's Library Classification
Size: 
44 classes
Year of Creation: 
1783
Author: 
Thomas Jefferson
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