Downloading Dewey Decimal numbers

Talk to other Pedia users about the programs, share tricks and tips or ask questions about existing features.

Downloading Dewey Decimal numbers

Postby sean.sebastian » Thu Jun 29, 2017 1:57 pm

I've downloaded ~100 books, only 14 of which have Dewey decimal numbers. Can I do something different to complete this field?
Junior Member
Junior Member
Posts: 3
Joined: Tue Jun 27, 2017 9:34 pm

Re: Downloading Dewey Decimal numbers

Postby Conor » Fri Jun 30, 2017 2:50 am

The information depends on the databases. The Library of Congress is good about also carrying the dewey information. You can run get additional information by using "Book -> Update from -> Library of Congress". Since most books will have an ISBN it will use that information to do the search and get an exact match and add any missing details. The same can be done from the gear button on the bottom right of the add/edit window if you want to add more info after finding a result.
User avatar
Top Dog
Posts: 5294
Joined: Sat Jul 03, 2004 12:58 pm

Return to PediaTalk