Muddle-headed Kay (mhw) wrote,
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Stupid research/librarianship question

Suppose I have a database of books containing "Author Name" (last name only, alas) and "Title" fields, both text. I'm looking for an easy(ish) way to put them into categories. The obvious way[1] is to use something like the Dewey or Library of Congress codes.

So is there any way that I can simply go from the information that I have and get the codes I want?

[1] Obvious-to-me, that is. Remember, I'm drugged. There may be something much more sensible that I could do, and I'd be glad to know what it is.
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