Introduction to cataloging and classification / Arlene G. Taylor ; with the assistance of David P. Miller.
By: Taylor, Arlene G.
Contributor(s): Miller, David P. (David Peter) | Taylor, Arlene G. Wynar's introduction to cataloging and classification.Material type: TextSeries: Library and information science text series. Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2006Edition: 10th ed.Description: xviii, 589 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 159158230X (alk. paper); 9781591582304; 1591582350 (pbk : alk. paper).Subject(s): Cataloging | Classification -- BooksDDC classification: 025.3 Online resources: WorldCat details
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Rev. ed. of: Wynar's introduction to cataloging and classification. Rev. 9th ed. 2004.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 549-575) and index.
Table of contents Preface; Organization in Human Endeavors; Retrieval Tools; Development of the Organization of Recorded Information in Western Civilization; Encoding Standards; Metadata: Description; Metadata: Access and Access Control; Verbal Subject Analysis; Classification; Arrangement and Display; System Design; Conclusion; Appendix: Subject Analysis Application; Index.
In the latest edition of this classic work, Arlene Taylor once again offers a complete, up-to-date, and practical guide to the world of cataloging and classification. Since the publication of the ninth and ninth-revised editions (2000 and 2004), changes have occurred in almost all areas of the organization of information in general, as well as in cataloging and classification. The 10th edition incorporates the "2002 Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, Second Edition" (AACR2), MARC 21, the 22nd edition of "Dewey Decimal Classification", current schedules of the LC Classifications, the latest Library of Congress Subject Headings, and the 18th edition of the "Sears List of Subject Headings". In addition, Taylor addresses such vital issues as FRBR (Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records), FAST (Faceted Application of Subject Terminology), and the Semantic Web. The bibliography and glossary have also been substantially reworked. In fact, only the appendix, which covers arrangement dilemmas and filing rules, remains unchanged.