Standard Cataloging for School and Public Libraries / Edition 5

Standard Cataloging for School and Public Libraries / Edition 5

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1610691148
ISBN-13:
9781610691147
Pub. Date:
12/30/2014
Publisher:
Libraries Unlimited
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Standard Cataloging for School and Public Libraries / Edition 5

A proven resource for librarians and students, this updated classic opens the door to understanding current library cataloging processes, shows you how to use them to create standard catalog records, and provides guidance in managing the cataloging workflow.

• Describes today's new cataloging tools and shows how they are applied to real resources in various media, sharing numerous examples that illustrate the points raised

• Explains the way library catalog records are produced for online catalogs

• Describes MARC formats and explains how they relate to new metadata schemas such as MARC XML, the Dublin Core, and BIBFRAME

• Discusses how to set goals and objectives, supervise others, evaluate outputs, and report to and interact with internal and external players in the world of libraries

• Includes examples and illustrations of all tools and offers practice exercises to reinforce understanding

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781610691147
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Publication date: 12/30/2014
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 241
Sales rank: 395,142
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

  • Acknowledgments

  • Chapter 1: Introduction To Library Cataloging

    Chapter 2: The Cataloging Environment

    Chapter 3: Preparing Bibliographic Descriptions

    Chapter 4: Name and Title Access Points

    Chapter 5: Subject Analysis

    Chapter 6: Subject Heading Authorities

    Chapter 7: Library of Congress Subject Headings

    Chapter 8: Sears List of Subject Headings

    Chapter 9: Classification and Call Numbers

    Chapter 10: Dewey Decimal Classification

    Chapter 11: Library of Congress Classification

    Chapter 12: Computer Encoding

    Chapter 13: Managing the Catalog Department

  • Glossary

    Answers to Chapter Questions

    Appendix: Additional Exercises

    Answers to Additional Exercises

    Index

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