Cataloging and Classification: An Introduction / Edition 2

Cataloging and Classification: An Introduction / Edition 2

by Lois Mai Chan
     
 

Cataloging and Classification is also a name for the course that covers general principles of bibliography,cataloging,and indexing,that is required for students working toward degrees in Library/Information Science. Of the few texts available for the course,Lois Chan's Cataloging and Classification is the best because the author is the most widely known and respected… See more details below

Overview

Cataloging and Classification is also a name for the course that covers general principles of bibliography,cataloging,and indexing,that is required for students working toward degrees in Library/Information Science. Of the few texts available for the course,Lois Chan's Cataloging and Classification is the best because the author is the most widely known and respected authority in the field and the text contains complex,difficult information that is presented clearly and in an organized understandable manner,and provides exercises to reinforce the concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070105065
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/01/1994
Series:
Library Education
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
6.21(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.09(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
1. Bibliographic Control and Library Catalogs
PART TWO: DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGING
2. Development of Cataloging Codes
3. Description
4. Choice of Access Points
5. Name Authority Control and Forms of Headings and Uniform Titles
6. References
PART THREE: SUBJECT ACCESS IN LIBRARY CATALOGS
7. Subject Cataloging
8. Library of Congress Subject Headings
9. Sears List of Subject Headings
10. Medical Subject Headings and Other Subject Cataloging Systems
PART FOUR: CLASSIFICATION
11. General Principles of Classification
12. Dewey Decimal Classification
13. Library of Congress Classification
14. National Library of Medicine Classification and Other Modern Classification Systems
PART FIVE: USMARC FORMATS AND PRODUCTION OF CATALOGING RECORDS
15. USMARC Formats
16. Producing Cataloging Records
Appendices. Glossary. Bibliography. Acknowledgments. Index

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >