The ACM Computing Classification System
A classification scheme
for computer literature
(and particularly scholarly works
) put out by the ACM
and used in the journal
s in their digital library
. It has all the usual problems
of classification schemes
, it's incomplete
, makes western assumptions
and is has trouble classifying `trendy' topics.
The definitive URL for the scheme is: http://www.acm.org/class/1998/.