Regional High librarian eyes ditching Dewey Decimal System for new classification

Submitted by Bibliofuture on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 13:01

Books about homosexuality are on the same shelf as books on incest and prostitution.

Homer's "Iliad" is in the nonfiction section.

The works of Shakespeare and books on Elizabethan culture are nowhere near each other.

"I think it's troubling," said Jeff Aubuchon, the librarian at Oakmont Regional High School. "I'm worried about the message that sends."

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