Re: Why not 13 months? (Was La Systeme Metrique)

Reference Dept of Thomas Jefferson Library (
2 Aug 1995 00:25:54 GMT (Ray Depew) wrote:
>Paul F. Sagasta ( wrote:
>: Perhaps that good sense should come now. Should we switch to a base-12
>: numbering system?? Some advantages:


>4) Most libraries are already using a duodecimal system to catalog their
>Ray Depew

This is a troll, right? That's Dewey Decimal, son,--not duodecimal--and
a lot of libraries, especially academic ones, don't use old Melvil's
system anymore.

Reference Librarian