By K. G. B. Bakewell,G. Chandler
This guide is constructed from sixteen chapters and starts 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 advance and alertness of the foremost cataloguing codes, together with the British Museum Cataloguing ideas; the Vatican Code; the yankee Library organization principles 1949; and the Anglo-American Cataloguing principles 1967. a few specific difficulties of author-title cataloguing are thought of, including the strategies instructed through the various 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. eventually, the way forward for cataloguing is tested.
This ebook may be an invaluable source for training cataloguers and librarians in addition to scholars of librarianship.
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A Manual of Cataloguing Practice: International Series of Monographs In library and Information Science (Library & Information Science Monograph) by K. G. B. Bakewell,G. Chandler