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

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838935897
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
09/16/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
498,944
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Sheila S. Intner ix

1 Guidelines for Standardized Cataloging for Children Joanna F. Fountain 1

2 How Children Search Lynne A. Jacobsen 19

3 Cataloging Correctly Using AACR2 and MARC 21 Deborah A. Fritz 25

4 Copy Cataloging Correctly Deborah A. Fritz 49

5 Cataloging Correctly (Someday) Using RDA Deborah A. Fritz Lynnette Fields 73

6 Authority Control and Kids' Cataloging Kay E. Lowell 105

7 Using LC's Children's Subject Headings in Catalogs for Children and Young Adults: Why and How Joanna F. Fountain 115

8 Sears List of Subject Headings Joseph Miller 129

9 Dewey Decimal Classification Julianne Beall 135

10 Cataloging Nonbook Materials Sheila S. Intner Jean Weihs 149

11 How the CIP Program Helps Children's Librarians Joanna F. Fountain Michele Zwierski 161

12 Cataloging for Kids in the Academic Library Gabriele I. Kupitz 167

13 Cataloging for Non-English-Speaking and Preliterate Children Pamela J. Newberg 173

14 Automating the Children's Catalog Judith Yurczyk 179

15 Vendors of Cataloging for Children's Materials Pamela J. Newberg Jennifer Allen 189

Bibliography Virginia M. Overberg Brigid Burke 199

Glossary of Abbreviations 205

List of Contributors 209

Subject Index 213

Figure Index 223

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