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Trends in cataloguing – IME/ICC principles, FRBR, FRAD, RDA, Bibliographic relationships, Web-OPAC

RESOURCE DESCRIPTION AND ACCESS (RDA) RDA stands for “Resource Description and Access” and is the title of the standard, which is the successor to AACR2. Resource Description and Access (RDA) is a standard for descriptive cataloging providing instructions and guidelines… Read More

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Subject Cataloguing

Definition:  Subject cataloging is the phase of the cataloging process which is concerned with determining and describing the intellectual or artistic content and the genre/form characteristics of a resource, and translating that understanding into subject headings and classification notations.(Janis L.… Read More

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Library of Congress Subject Heading(LCSH)

Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) – Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) is the list of headings produced from the subject authority file maintained by the United States Library of Congress for use in bibliographic records. It is popularly known… Read More

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