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The Boston Athenæum is one of the oldest independent libraries in the United States.
Charles Ammi Cutter (March 14, 1837 – September 6, 1903) was an American librarian.
Charles Martel (born Karl David Hanke, March 5, 1860, in Zurich, Switzerland – May 15, 1945) was an American librarian responsible for the creation of the Library of Congress Cataloging System; he is often considered to be one of the most influential librarians in American library history.
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The Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC), or Dewey Decimal System, is a proprietary library classification system first published in the United States by Melvil Dewey in 1876.
Glut: Mastering Information Through The Ages is a 2007 book written by Alex Wright, a writer and information architect for The New York Times.
Knowledge organization (KO), organization of knowledge, organization of information, or information organization is a branch of library and information science (LIS) concerned with activities such as document description, indexing, and classification performed in libraries, databases, archives, etc.
The frequency of letters in text has been studied for use in cryptanalysis, and frequency analysis in particular, dating back to the Iraqi mathematician Al-Kindi (c. 801–873 AD), who formally developed the method (the ciphers breakable by this technique go back at least to the Caesar cipher invented by Julius Caesar, so this method could have been explored in classical times).
A library classification is a system of knowledge organization by which library resources are arranged according to subject.
Library Journal is an American trade publication for librarians.
The Library of Congress Classification (LCC) is a system of library classification developed by the Library of Congress.
The American Library Association, founded in 1876 and chartered in 1879, is the largest professional organization for librarians in the United States.
The Manchester City Library was established in the mid-1850s, and serves the population of Manchester, the largest city in the state of New Hampshire.
William Stetson Merrill (1866 - 1969) was an American librarian at Newberry Library, who also contributed to the fields of library classification and history.