K. Gunaratana Memorial Library Catalogues

UNDERSTANDING OUR CATALOG SYSTEM

The Catalog are classify under the following headings :

Title / Author / Classification / Call-No / ID / Quantity Available


eg.
24 DIMENSIONS OF DHAMMA, THE BUDDHADASA BHIKKHU MA BDI 01279 1

is read as :
24 DIMENSIONS OF DHAMMA, THE / BUDDHADASA BHIKKHU / MA / BDI / 01279 / 1

Title : THE 24 DIMENSIONS OF DHAMMA
Author : BHIKKHU BUDDHADASA
Classification : MA
Call-Number : BDI
Identity Number : 01279
Total quantity available in our Library : 1


Type of Classification  & Sub-class :
 
A - Periodicals
AA Serial Publication 
( Wheel Series, Bodhi Publication, Voice of Buddhism, Buddhist Digest, etc.)
AC Year book, Periodicals
(Singapore Buddhist Yana, Unisains Buddhist, etc.)
AJ  Journal
(Pali Text Journal)

B -  BC Commemorative, Anniversaries, Felicitation issue
Collected Works BE  Diarised Works, Posthumous papers
BG  Pilgrimages And sites
BH  Museums and Exhibition
BO  Other general Collection
C - Guides CA  Directories & Encyclopedias
CC  Dictionaries, Terminologies and Glossaries
CE  Language Course and Guide
D - Education DA  Buddhist Education, Text book for Children
E - History EA  Selected on a certain Country
EC  General and Others
F - Biography FA  Gotama Buddha
FC  Others ( Individual or Group)
FE Memoirs of an individual life events and experiences
G - Scriptures GA Pali scriptures
GB Others
H - General Work HA General Works
HO Special general
I -  IA Doctrinal and Systematic
Special Doctrine IO Special general
J - Practices JA General practices in daily life and Buddhist festivals and seasons.
Puja, Services, Hymns, recitations blessings and prayers, ceremonial rules, devotional activities, Monasticism, Wayfaring life and asceticism.

L - Comparative LC Comparative with Christianity
 Religion LO Others
M - Theravada MA General
MS Scriptures and Commentaries
N - Mahayana NA General
NS Scriptures and Commentaries
O - Tibetan OA General
NS Scriptures and Commentaries
P - Zen PA General
PI Zen Interpretation
S - Others School SA General
SS Scriptures and Commentaries
T - Miscellaneous TA Books not belonging to any other classification
X - 
Non-English Literature
XB
XC
XF
XH
XJ
XM
XP
XS
XT
Burmese
Chinese
French
Hindu
Japanese
Malay
Pali
Sanskrit
Thai

Z - 
Non-Buddhist Literature
ZA Philosophical system and thought, Ethical subjects, Mythology, Psychology and metaphysical subject, Parapsychology and occult sciences, etc. 


What is Call-Number ?

Call number basically refer to the Author's name.
eg.
BDI = Bhikkhu BuddhaDasa
KHA= Bhikkhu KHAntipalo


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