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BISAC Subject Headings List, Games
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Step 2: Determine the specific term which describes your book. An asterisk (*) denotes a heading that is new for the 2015 Edition.


GAM000000 GAMES / General

GAM019000 GAMES / Activity Books (incl. Coloring Books)*

GAM001010 GAMES / Backgammon

GAM001000 GAMES / Board Games

GAMES / Bridge see Card Games / Bridge

GAM002000 GAMES / Card Games / General

GAM002030 GAMES / Card Games / Blackjack

GAM002010 GAMES / Card Games / Bridge

GAM002040 GAMES / Card Games / Poker

GAM001030 GAMES / Chess

GAM003000 GAMES / Crosswords / General

GAM003040 GAMES / Crosswords / Dictionaries

GAMES / Fantasy Games see Role Playing & Fantasy

GAM016000 GAMES / Fantasy Sports

GAM004000 GAMES / Gambling / General (see also SELF-HELP / Compulsive Behavior / Gambling)

GAMES / Gambling / Card Games see headings under Card Games

GAM004020 GAMES / Gambling / Lotteries

GAM004050 GAMES / Gambling / Sports

GAM004030 GAMES / Gambling / Table

GAM004040 GAMES / Gambling / Track Betting

GAM005000 GAMES / Logic & Brain Teasers

GAM006000 GAMES / Magic

GAM018000 GAMES / Optical Illusions

GAM007000 GAMES / Puzzles

GAM008000 GAMES / Quizzes

GAM009000 GAMES / Reference

GAM010000 GAMES / Role Playing & Fantasy

GAM017000 GAMES / Sudoku

GAM011000 GAMES / Travel Games

GAM012000 GAMES / Trivia

GAM013000 GAMES / Video & Electronic

GAM014000 GAMES / Word & Word Search


If your title does not have subject content, i.e. a blank book, please use the Non-Classifiable term below. Otherwise, use the Subject/General term in the closest descriptive area. NON000000 NON-CLASSIFIABLE

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