cataloguer"s way through AACR2

from document receipt to document retrieval
  • 314 Pages
  • 1.46 MB
  • English
Library Association , London
Anglo-American cataloguing rules., Descriptive cataloging -- R
StatementMary Piggott.
ContributionsLibrary Association.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 314 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20340692M
ISBN 100853657688

Cataloguer's way through AACR2. London: Library Association, (OCoLC) Online version: Piggott, Mary. Cataloguer's way through AACR2. London: Library Association, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Mary Piggott; Library Association.

Readable and practical, this book helps catalogers transition from AACR2 to RDA. The authors offer many tips for global editing of MARC records and highlight differences in the cataloging codes, providing numerous examples of MARC fields and catalog records/5.

Cataloguing has always been important but hardly any library schools teach it, leaving many students and information professionals to learn on their own. This book covers descriptive cataloguing and is designed as a simple companion to "AACR2".

The author believes that most items can be dealt with by using comparatively few of the rules, and that many of the more abtruse ones can be ignored until you /5(50).

The launch of RDA: Resource Description and Access has already transformed cataloging standards. Written at a time of transition in international cataloging, this new book offers guidance to help catalogers make a smooth transition to RDA.

Offering a step-by-step guide for mapping these new standards onto existing rules for description, this book thoroughly covers FRBR. Since the goal of library catalogues is to provide access and allow for accurate searching, cataloguers need to decide which access points or headings to use by following the general rules cataloguers way through AACR2 book out in Chapter 21 of Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules 2 (AACR2).

For the purposes of this discussion of corporate bodies, rule B2, which documents the criteria needed to identify an organization or group of.

Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR) is the essential international cataloguing code used for descriptive cataloging of various types of information resources by libraries in the United States, Great Britain, Canada, and Australia as well as in many other countries.

It was first developed in and updated regularly until The revisions and updates of the standard are referred to as. Written by three expert cataloguers, this new book is rich with examples and sample records to illustrate each important aspect of the topic, including: an analysis of what will remain familiar from AACR2, and what is new and different in RDA guidance for creating authorized geographic subject headings using Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Resources (FRBR) and Functional Requirements for.

The CONCISE AACR2 is intended for cataloguing students, cataloguers in a number of different situations, and other librarians. Persons working in small libraries, especially “one-person” libraries, will be able to do standard cataloguing without the necessity of learning all the details of structure and content of the full text.

AACR2 in Cataloger's Desktop While using Cataloger's Desktop you can look up a rule in AACR2 and then easily consult the rule's LC Rule Interpretation (LCRI).

Also features extensive links from the MARC 21 formats. Note: Cataloger's Desktop subscribers who wish to have access RDA or AACR2 must also subscribe to RDA Toolkit. Sources: RDA and sound recordings—a cataloging workshop by Kathy Glennan A brief introduction to RDA for scores & sound recordings by Nancy Lorimer Changes from AACR2 to RDA: a comparison of examples by Adam L.

Schiff, Principal Cataloger, University of Washington Libraries Significant changes for cataloging music: AACR2 vs. RDA by Daniel Paradis, Concordia University.

Designed as a simple companion to "AACR2", this book covers descriptive cataloguing for library school students, beginning cataloguers and information professionals. It is fully cross-referenced to "AACR2", taking into account the revisions, and also includes MARC21 coding and examples.

AACR2 vs. RDA: some notable rule differences for recording manifestations in a MARC21 context (Please refer to the RDA Toolkit and to MARC21 format for Bibliographic Datafor full interpretation.

Cited below.) AACR2 RDA Chief Source of Information. Specifies a. chief source of information. in each chapter for each class of materials – rules are. I will address descriptive cataloguing by concentrating on the Anglo-American cataloguing rules, second edition (AACR2) because it is the standard with which I am most familiar and because it is influential internationally.

Some would argue that the fact that a cataloguer cannot pick up, look at, and produce a physical description of an electronic document (in the words of Pat Oddy) " undermines. Easing cataloguers through the RDA: Resource Description and Access transition by showing the continuity with past practice, serials cataloguing expert Jones frames the practice within the structure of the FRBR and FRAD conceptual models on which RDA is based.

RDA Toolkit recognizes that AACR2 is an important tool for catalogers during the transition to RDA and for the foreseeable future, and in December RDA Toolkit enhanced the AACR2 display with links to the following cataloging-related documents: Cartographic Materials [source: Cataloger's Desktop].

The manual itself takes the cataloguer through each applicable rule from AACR2, offering guidance on interpretation and, where necessary, expanding on the rules.

Appendices include full examples in MARC21, some with photographs, a bibliography and a list of. AACR2 and Catalogue Production Technology by catalogues operate not solely as descriptive lists of books but as elements of library through different data fields such as intellectual level.

Description: This six-week online course is a basic primer for library cataloging concepts and practices. It covers: principles underlying cataloging practice, examples illustrating the principles in practice, tools used in cataloging practice such as AACR2, RDA, Library of Congress Subject Headings, Library of Congress Classification, MARC, OCLC, BIBFRAME, and processes used by catalogers in.

Cataloging or Cataloguing or Library Cataloging is the process of creating and maintaining bibliographic and authority records in the library catalog, the database of books, serials, sound recordings, moving images, cartographic materials, computer files, e-resources etc.

that are owned by a library. The catalog may be in tangible form, such as a card catalog or in electronic form, such as. This book will be a useful resource for practicing cataloguers and librarians as well as students of librarianship. Show less A Manual of Cataloguing Practice is a text on cataloguing and covers topics ranging from the major cataloguing codes to the subject catalogue, the name catalogue, and cataloguing of special materials.

Cataloguing is a part of the process to ensure users may retrieve materials through Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC). When there is new arrival of Arabic books, the cataloguer will catalogue them according to the standard rules such as Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR2) and Library of Congress Subject Heading (LCSH).

This book, first published inassesses serials cataloguing with special emphasis in two areas: the rules by which the cataloguing record is created and the automation of that record. It consists of a series of articles, each dealing with serials work in a different European COMECON country: the Soviet Union, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, the German Democratic Republic, Hungary, Poland, and.

This indispensable Special Report helps catalogers by * Concisely explaining RDA and its expected benefits for users and cataloguers, presented through topics and questions * Placing RDA in context by examining its connection with its predecessor, AACR2, as well as looking at RDA’s relationship to internationally accepted principles 3/5(1).

Recent reports complain about the lack of cataloguers in South Africa to support Library and Information Services.

Description cataloguer"s way through AACR2 PDF

The purpose of this study is to investigate the nature, level, status and. I recently finished reading Artists' Books: A Cataloguers' Manual which was published by ARLIS UK & Ireland in (reprinted in ).

I thought the introduction does a great job of very succinctly defining (or not defining!) an artist's book and in covering the challenges inherent in cataloging them. I liked that they brought up.

Download cataloguer"s way through AACR2 PDF

In order for copy cataloguing to become an efficient and effective choice, close adherence to the rules laid out in the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules 2 (AACR2) must be followed, and agreement on which elements should receive the most concentration from cataloguers.

A crucial element is the identification of which AACR2 rules cause the most. This about tops the list of why cataloguers have such a bad rep. I am half way through the book and have passed the sludge of RDA history (did I need to know this in a thin book on introducting RDA.

I think not). The audience for this book is practicing cataloguers familiar with AACR2 (Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, 2nd edition. Readership: Written at a time of transition in international cataloguing, this book provides cataloguers and students with a background in general cataloguing principles, the current code (AACR2) and format (MARC 21) and the new standard (RDA).The contextual chapters provide library managers with an up-to-date overview of the development of RDA in order to equip them to make the s: 1.

These examples will be familiar to cataloguers who have used Cartographic Materials: A Manual of Interpretation for AACR2 as they are identical to those found in that manual. Although Cartographic Materials is an AACR2 manual, it continues to be a valuable resource and has become like a "bible" for map cataloguers.

Details cataloguer"s way through AACR2 FB2

Readership: Written at a time of transition in international cataloguing, this book provides cataloguers and students with a background in general cataloguing principles, the current code (AACR2) and format (MARC 21) and the new standard (RDA).The contextual chapters provide library managers with an up-to-date overview of the development of RDA in order to equip them to make the transition.

In library catalogues this has been achieved through the application of the rules in part II of AACR2. If we ceased to apply these rules then bibliographic chaos would result.

At a generalised level there is correspondence between AACR2 and metadata standards, and .Copy cataloguers should add their copies to RDA records in the same way as they do to AACR2 records.

We want to minimize duplication of records; use the RDA record if already in Sitka, but do not import an RDA record if an AACR2 record for the same title already exists in Sitka. Instead, attach your copies to the AACR2 record.# Best Book Practical Cataloging Aacr2 Rda And Marc21 # Uploaded By Stan and Jan Berenstain, a worthy successor to bowmans essential cataloguing practical cataloguing does exactly what it says on the tin offers a practical pragmatic approach to the basics of cataloguing in aacr2 rda and marc21 with useful sample records for.