By K. G. B. Bakewell,G. Chandler
This guide is made from sixteen chapters and starts off with an summary of the character and function of catalogues, in addition to the background of cataloguing and catalogues. The dialogue then turns to the improvement and alertness of the most important cataloguing codes, together with the British Museum Cataloguing principles; the Vatican Code; the yankee Library organization principles 1949; and the Anglo-American Cataloguing ideas 1967. a few specific difficulties of author-title cataloguing are thought of, including the options steered through a few of the significant codes and the practices of a few person libraries. exterior courses (instructions for using undefined) and inner courses (""signposts"" in the catalogue) also are mentioned. ultimately, the way forward for cataloguing is tested.
This ebook should be an invaluable source for training cataloguers and librarians in addition to scholars of librarianship.
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