Europe, Middle East and Africa

  • English

DDC Abridged Edition 15 is now available!


Major changes, selected major updates and new numbers make Abridged 15 better than ever.

Abridged Edition 15, the latest print edition of the DDC, includes new features such as:

  • Many new topics and significant updates to selected fields
  • A complete overhaul to the representation of groups of people
  • Elimination of dual headings and unbalanced spans
  • Cessation of partial abridgement of parallel notation

We are a worldwide library cooperative, owned, governed and sustained by members since 1967. Our public purpose is a statement of commitment to each other—that we will work together to improve access to the information held in libraries around the globe, and find ways to reduce costs for libraries through collaboration. Learn more »