• Introduction to WebDewey

Introduction to WebDewey

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Course Overview

This course provides an introduction to WebDewey, the online interface to the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system. The course will include both basic and advanced searching and browsing. It will also guide users in accessing the Main Classes and Tables within WebDewey. Attendees will learn how to set options and preferences and how to create and save library specific comments for future reference.


This course is designed for learners who are new to the online WebDewey interface but have experience using the DDC print version and understand basic principles of classification using the Dewey Decimal Classification system.

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Course Provider

OCLC Training

Course Length

2.0 Hours

Course Format

Live Online




Subject Area

Cataloging and Metadata

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