The educational taxonomies are general interest taxonomies covering history, culture, lifestyle, travel, religion and a number of other topics. Below are taxonomies of educational interest.

Arts & Humanities

Actors & Managers of the English Stage; Contemporary Music; Art History; Artifacts; Architectural History; American Music; American Musical Heritage: Native American, African American, British Isles, European, Spanish American, and Asian American; Modern Art; Anthropical Literature; Armenia Art; Art Reference; Classical Musicians; Popular Musicians; Musical Reference: Music Dictionary, Opera Dictionary; Music Encyclopedia; Art in Belgium, Netherlands & Luxemburg; Anthropology; Archeology; Architecture; Architects; Dance; East Asian Studies; Theatre Arts; Black Studies; Women’s Studies; Contemporary Art; Canadian Artists; Contemporary Designers; Contemporary Fashion; Contemporary Photography; Contemporary Theater, Film & Television; Creative Art; Egyptian Art; Musical Theater; European Music; Film & Film Makers; German Music & Authors; Greek Art; History of Cinema, Photography, & Music; French Art; Ballet; Italian Art & Music; Musical Instruments; Art Criticism; Performance Art; Photography; Popular Stage; Art in Spain & Portugal; Art in Switzerland; Viennese Theater; Women Artists & Composers;

Biography & Genealogy

Biography & Genealogy; World Biography Reference; Activists, Rebels & Reformers; Famous People; Bundestag members; Business Leaders; Scientific Biography Reference; American Biography Reference; Heroes, Heroines & Villains; Hispanic Biography; Explorers; Industrialists; Artists & Cultural Influences; Scientists; Inventors; Famous Women; Mysterious Deaths, Native American Genealogy; Newsmakers; Athletes; Outlaws, Mobsters & Crooks; Immigration; Historical Figures; Theatrical Performers; Middle Eastern Studies; World Leaders

Culinary, Hospitality & Food Technology

Accounting; Baking & Pastry; Beverages; Catering & Events Management; Conventions; Cooking; Food & Drink; Food Service Operations & Management; Food Writing & Reference; Gaming Industry; General Culinary & Hospitality; Hotel Management; Marketing; Professional Cooking & Culinary Arts; Travel & Tourism Industry; Wines & Spirits; Food Safety; Food Quality; Food Technology; Chilled & Frozen Foods; Cereal Products; Dairy Products; Meat & Fish; Fruit & Vegetables; Ingredients & Composition; Functional Foods; Nutrition

Career & Education

Conflict Resolution & Mediation; Higher Education; Curriculum Tools; Information & Library Science; General Education; K-12; Special Education; Special Topics; Salaries & Wages; Government Publications; Latin American Studies; Psychology; Career Information & Planning; Certification & Accreditation; Colleges & Universities; Scholars; Educational References; Higher Education; Educational Research; Culture; Women’s Studies; Computer Ethics; Scholarships, Fellowships & Loans; Teaching Skills; Technology; Testing; Vocational Careers & Education; Web-based Learning


American; Asian, Jewish; U.S. Civilian Agencies; African American; African; Native American; National Socialists; American Wars; Sciences; Art; World Leaders; European; Ancient Civilizations; British & European; French; Global Politics; Government & Defense; Culture; Literary; Sports; General History; Irish; Eastern European; Food; Exploration; Religion; Disasters; Escapes; Speeches; Architecture; Education; Mathematics; Nations; Modern History; World History; Immigration; Latin American; Middle Eastern; Slavery; Terrorism; Travel; Economics

Information Industry

Library Science, Library Architecture & Associations; Automated Systems; Continuing Professional Education; Cost Management; International Clientele; Special Libraries; Research; Databases; Publications & Broadcast Media; Preservation; Multi-lingual; Multi-cultural; Publishers; UNIMARC

Multicultural Studies

African American; African; Arab American; Asian American; Hispanic-American; Hispanic; Native American; Gay & Lesbian; Muslim; Multicultural America; World Cultures


Abnormal Psychology; Developmental & Infant-Child Psychology; Practice Management; Addictions; Diversity, Culture, Ethnicity & Gender; Psychological Methods, Research & Statistics; Aging & Adult Development; Educational & School Psychology; Psychotherapy & Counseling; Assessment; General Psychology; Social Psychology; Clinical Psychology; Human Sexuality; Social Work & Welfare; Cognitive Psychology; Organizational, Industrial & Human Factors; Special Topics; Conflict Resolution & Mediation; Personality


Legal Reference; General Reference; Literary Reference; Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations; Cultural Publications; American Wars; Foreign Languages; Appraisal; Art & Artists; Awards; Geography; Industry Related Adult Learning; Periodical & Monograph Reference; Classification; History; Business; Government; Information Services; Film; Aquacultures; Library Science; Automotive; Engineering; Healthcare; Dictionaries; Religion; Associations; Ethics; Environmental; Social; Astronomy; Terrorism; Crime & Criminology; Finance; Economics; Trends & Forecasts; Psychology; Chemistry; Earth Sciences; Music & Musicians; Dance; Patents; Press & Media; Museums; Statistics; Spanish Language Resources; Agriculture; Pharmacology; Humanities; Industry; Medicine; Physics & Mathematics; Geology; Foundations; Logos, Emblems & Trademarks; Tourism; The Columbia Encyclopedia, The WorldBook Encyclopedia

Religion & Phenomena

Bioethics; Historical Religion; Politics; Manners; Customs; Art; Archaeology; Christianity; Copts; Judaism; Mythology; Contemporary Religion; Afterlife Beliefs; American Religions; Buddhism; Islam; Occultism & Parapsychology; Philosophy; World Religions; Unexplained Phenomena; Theology; Catholicism; Religious Leaders; Witchcraft

Social Science

Africa; American Civil Rights; American Revolution; Social Movements; Urban & Rural Life; Ancient Civilizations; Anti-Socialist Organizations; Social History; Settlement Movement; Science & Invention; Labor, Capital & Trade; Economic Depression; Architecture; Child Development; Cold War; Colonial America; American Presidents; Industrialism; Contemporary Issues & Controversies; Crime & Justice; The Crusades; Israeli-Palestinian Conflict; Culture; Drugs, Alcohol & Tobacco; Behavior; Aging; Foreign Policy; Arms & Disarmament; Bioethics; Clothing & Fashion; Communication & Information; Hoaxes; Gay, Lesbian & Transgendered; Population; Recreation & Leisure; Religion; Sociology; Explorers & Discoverers; Holocaust; Famine; Psychoanalysis; Marriage & Family; Education; Military & Defense; Census Information; Korean War; Landmarks; Learning & Memory; Terrorism; Death & Dying; Transportation; World Slavery; Middle Ages; French Revolution; Welfare; Poverty; Immigration; Radicalism; Reconstruction Era; Russia & Soviet Union; Communism; Sixties in America; British History; Social Trends & Indicators; Vietnam War; Violence; War of 1812; Westward Expansion; World Celebrations & Ceremonies; Women Studies; World War I & II; Civil & Political Unrest

Society & Lifestyle

Gardening; General Lifestyle; History; Pet Care; Pop Culture; Religion; Self– Help; Social Sciences & Liberal Arts; Sports, Games & Hobbies; Technical & How-To; Travel; Obesity, Privacy. Surveillance & Security