Serials and continuing resources present a variety of unique challenges in bibliographic management, from special issues and unnumbered supplements to recording the changes that a long-running periodical can experience over time. Easing catalogers through the RDA: Resource Description and Access transition by showing the continuity with past practice, serials cataloging expert Jones frames the practice within the structure of the FRBR and FRAD conceptual models on which RDA is based. With serials’ special considerations in mind, he Explains the familiarities and differences between AACR2 and RDA Demonstrates how serials catalogers’ work fits in the cooperative context of OCLC, CONSER and NACO Presents examples of how RDA records can ultimately engage with the Semantic Web Occasional serials catalogers and specialists alike will find useful advice here as they explore the structure of the new cataloging framework.
... new to both serials cataloging and RDA. it assumes a working knowledge of
the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR2) and of the MARC 21 formats,
but not necessarily as they apply to the cataloging of serials and ongoing
Describes an emerging process or technique by which cataloguers can combine USMARC formats in order to provide fuller treatment to the materials they catalogue. The book provides an overview of format integration, discusses its effect on cataloguing and systems, and explores issues in training.
AACR2 Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, second edition. ALA American
Library Association ALCTS Association for Library Collections & Technical
Services, a division of the American Library Association; formerly Resources and
A Guide to Describing Cultural Works and Their Images Project Manager Standards and Research Databases Murtha Baca, PhD, Visual Resources
Association, Patricia Harpring, Elisa Lanzi, Ann Whiteside, Linda McRae Murtha
Papers from the ALCTS Preconference, AACR2000, American Library Association Annual Conference, Chicago, June 22, 1995
Includes bibliographical references and index. Annotation. What is the future of the Anglo-American Cataloging Rules? We asked the experts. Schottlaender has pulled together the key authorities on AACR2R. New technologies used in cataloging, publishing, & distribution have affected the very nature & practice of cataloging. As cataloging rules are continually revised to respond to changing needs, this book will help catalogers prepare themselves for what lies ahead for AACR2R.
13 AACR2 The second edition of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules,
published in 1978, accomplished as one of its objectives the reconciliation of the
British and North American versions in one text. While the preface to AACR2 ...
Building on the basics, this comprehensive guide offer ready-to-use advice on developing a collection policy statement, selecting user-appropriate sources, and serving your constituency with the best possible collection.
Formulating and writing the final document, and 4. Determining what use is to be
made of the final product— in other words, going from document to policy.-0 A
library must decide whether the planning process involves a group effort or one ...
Provides context to the social media phenomenon and offers practical advice on how libraries can choose, use, and monitor these tools effectively, whilst identifying additional resources and best practices.
Social media is a long sell process. You are developing content in order to gain
an order of trust with people in your area of influence. We are now experiencing a
relationship driven economy . . . get on the train. —KYLE LACY, AUTHOR OF
TWITTER MARKETING FOR DUMMIES Warren Sukernek, a social media
strategist, tells the story of how he made a reservation at a hotel for a family
vacation to Disneyland. He later discovered that the hotel had a Twitter account
and even offered ...