Library Of Congress Subject Headings / Edition 4 by Lois Mai Chan | 9781591581543 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Library Of Congress Subject Headings / Edition 4

Library Of Congress Subject Headings / Edition 4

by Lois Mai Chan
     
 

ISBN-10: 1591581540

ISBN-13: 9781591581543

Pub. Date: 05/01/2005

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Presents the only comprehensive treatise on the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) system, now fully updated to address LCSH in the electronic environment.

Overview

Presents the only comprehensive treatise on the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) system, now fully updated to address LCSH in the electronic environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591581543
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/2005
Series:
Library and Information Science Text Series
Pages:
568
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.25(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface

Principles, Form, and Structure

Introduction

Basic Principles

Forms of Main Headings

Subdivisions

Subject Authority Control and Maintenance

Application

Assigning Subject Headings

Subject Cataloging of Special Types of Materials

Subject Areas Requiring Special Treatment

Current and Future Prospects

Library of Congress Subject Headings in the Electronic Environment

Fast: Faceted Application of Subject Terminology

Appendix A: Library of Congress Bibliographic Records with MARC 21 Coding

Appendix B: Free-Floating Subdivisions: Form and Topical

Appendix C: Free Floating Subdivisions: Names of Persons

Appendix D: Free Floating Subdivisions: Names of Places

Appendix E: General Reference Sources Used In Establishing Headings

Appendix F: First-Order Political Divisions of the Exceptional Countries

Appendix G: MARC 21 Coding for Subject Information

Appendix H: Abbreviations

Appendix I: Capitalization

Appendix J: Puntuation

Glossary

Bibliography

Index

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