Cataloging Correctly For Kids / Edition 5

Cataloging Correctly For Kids / Edition 5

by Sheila S. Intner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838935893

ISBN-13: 9780838935897

Pub. Date: 09/16/2010

Publisher: ALA Editions

It is a time of productive and exciting changes in the cataloging world, and cataloging for children is placed squarely in the middle of this upheaval, offering librarians working with kids a particular opportunity. This fifth edition of the classic Cataloging Correctly for Kids points the way toward providing effective cataloging for materials intended for children…  See more details below

Overview

It is a time of productive and exciting changes in the cataloging world, and cataloging for children is placed squarely in the middle of this upheaval, offering librarians working with kids a particular opportunity. This fifth edition of the classic Cataloging Correctly for Kids points the way toward providing effective cataloging for materials intended for children and young adults. Based on guidelines issued by the Association for Library Cataloging and Technical Services (ALCTS), this handbook is a onestop resource for librarians who organize information for children. Revisions include
• Comprehensive updates on bibliographic description and subject access
• A new chapter exploring cataloging for nonEnglishspeaking and preliterate children
• Guidance on when and how to move to RDA, the next generation of cataloging guidelines With advice contributed by experienced, practicing librarians, Cataloging Correctly for Kids offers a complete overview of the best methods for enabling children to find the information they want and need.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838935897
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
09/16/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
459,985
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1Guidelines for standardized cataloging for children1
2How children search17
3Cataloging correctly using AACR2 and MARC 2121
4Copy cataloging correctly39
5Authority control55
6Using LC's children's headings for original MARC cataloging : why and how63
7Sears list of subject headings75
8Sources for Dewey numbers80
9Cataloging nonbook materials87
10How the CIP program helps children93
11Cataloging for kids in the academic library97
12Automating the children's catalog102
13Vendors of cataloging for children's materials108
Glossary of acronyms115
Bibliography119

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