Cataloging Correctly For Kids / Edition 4

Cataloging Correctly For Kids / Edition 4

by Sheila S. Intner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838935591

ISBN-13: 9780838935590

Pub. Date: 10/01/2005

Publisher: ALA Editions

This new 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 & Technical Services (ALCTS), this handbook is a one-stop resource for librarians who organize information for children

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Overview

This new 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 & Technical Services (ALCTS), this handbook is a one-stop resource for librarians who organize information for children. Revisions include

Comprehensive updates on bibliographic description and subject access

A new chapter exploring cataloging for non-English-speaking 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, the fifth edition of 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:
9780838935590
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
10/01/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
148
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.34(d)

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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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