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Standard cataloging for school and public libraries

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Fifth edition.

"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"--

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  • ISBN: 9781610691147
  • ISBN: 1610691148
  • Physical Description: ix, 241 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: Fifth edition.
  • Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction to library cataloging -- The cataloging environment -- Preparing bibliographic descriptions -- Name and title access points -- Subject analysis -- Subject heading authorities -- Library of Congress subject headings -- Sears list of subject headings -- Classification and call numbers -- Dewey Decimal Classification -- Library of Congress Classification -- Computer encoding -- Managing the catalog department.
Summary, etc.:
"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"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Cataloging.
School libraries.
Public libraries.


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