Subject headings

a practical guide

Author: David Judson Haykin,Library of Congress

Publisher: N.A


Category: Dictionary catalogs

Page: 140

View: 8998


Library of Congress Subject Headings

Principles and Application

Author: Lois Mai Chan

Publisher: Littleton, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9780872871878

Category: Subject cataloging

Page: 347

View: 4415

This work offers users a complete and definitive guide to a challenging area of study. Chan presents a brief history of the system, analyzes its principles, and describes its vocabulary and subject authority control. She then discusses the application of LC subject headings to LC MARC records and outlines the Library of Congress's policies on the assignment of subject headings in general and the treatment of certain types of materials in particular.

Catholic Subject Headings

A List Designed for Use with Library of Congress Subject Headings Or the Sears List of Subject Headings for Small Libraries

Author: Oliver Leonard Kapsner

Publisher: N.A


Category: Catholic literature

Page: 426

View: 2560


MARC21 for Everyone

A Practical Guide

Author: Deborah Angela Fritz,Richard J. Fritz

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 9780838908426

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 188

View: 9625

Provides an introduction to MARC21, including quizzes, tables, and examples, to explain the shared language of tags, subfields, indicators, and codes.

Subject Analysis

Blitz Cataloging Workbook

Author: Bobby Ferguson,Anna Ferguson

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated

ISBN: 9781563086458

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 135

View: 9701

Designed to assist library school students, copy catalogers, and paraprofessionals in learning the principles and practices of modern cataloging, these three volumes provide a variety of exercises on MARC cataloging, Anglo-American Cataloging Rules (AACR), authority control, subject headings (LCSH and Sears List of Subject Headings), classification (Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal), and nonbook cataloging (computer files, sound recordings, video recordings, maps, and kits). The series covers both general cataloging information and specific MARC tags; series entries; the use of such tools as Subject Cataloging Manual: Subject Headings, LCSH, AACR2r, and Sears List of Subject Headings. It also addresses construction of MARC authority records and bibliographic records, and the detection and correction of cataloging errors. Intended to be used as supplementary materials (rather than as primary textbooks) by students, the books are a great resource for library professionals and paraprofessionals wh

Subject Headings for School and Public Libraries

An LCSH/Sears Companion

Author: Joanna F. Fountain

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563088537

Category: Education

Page: 208

View: 5062

Provides headings for topics, literary and organizational forms, and names of individuals, corporate bodies, places, works, and so on, that might be needed to catalog a general collection used at least in part by children and readers or viewers interested in popular topics.