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Unlocking the Mysteries of Cataloging: A Workbook of Examples, 2/e-Paperback-Libraries Unlimited-The Library Marketplace

Unlocking the Mysteries of Cataloging: A Workbook of Examples, 2/e

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Elizabeth Haynes, Joanna F. Fountain, and Michele Zwierski ISBN-13: 9781610695695 204 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2015 Ideal for students and both beginning and practicing catalogers in public, school, and academic libraries, this updated workbook offers targeted, hands-on exercises that enhance understanding of description, classification,...


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RDA Made Simple: A Practical Guide to the New Cataloging Rules

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Amy Hart ISBN-13: 9781610694858 176 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼ Year Published: 2014 This book is the perfect resource for librarians who catalog a wide variety of materials as well as for those charged with planning or managing the implementation of RDA cataloging. Looking for a comprehensive, all-one guide to RDA that keeps it simple and provides exactl...


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Beginning Cataloging, 2/e

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Jean Weihs and Sheila S. Intner ISBN-13: 9781440838446 148 pages • 7 x 10  2016 Now thoroughly updated to include recent changes with RDA, this easy-to-use primer provides an introduction to standardized cataloging that will benefit library technicians as well as students in library technician and teacher librarian programs. This easy-to-use ...


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Working as a Data Librarian: A Practical Guide

Working as a Data Librarian: A Practical Guide

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by Eric O. Johnson Published: November 2018 Pages: 185 Size: 6 1/8 x 9 1/4 An accessible and thorough introduction to data librarianship. Many librarians' job responsibilities increasingly require them to understand and handle data. Learn how to be an effective data librarian—even if you never expected to need data skills. The fiel...


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edited by Margaret Mering ISBN-13: 9781610694896 190 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2014  RDA implementation will require a steep learning curve for small libraries. Whether a library catalogs its own materials or not, librarians still need to have some understanding of RDA. Designed to be used by academic, public, and school librarians, this i...


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Introduction to Indexing and Abstracting, 4/e

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Donald Cleveland and Ana Cleveland ISBN-13: 9781598849769 384 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼ Year Published: 2013 Successful information access in the digital information age requires robust systems of indexing and abstracting. This book provides a complete introduction to the subject that covers the many recent changes in the field. While the basic tenets o...


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Qiang Jin ISBN-13: 9781598844962 134 pages • 7 x 10  2012 This book provides a basic explanation of the Functional Requirements for Authority Data (FRAD): A Conceptual Model that helps readers create RDA authority records. Authority control is essential for effective retrieval of resources, as it provides consistency in the form of access point...


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Timothy W. Cole and Myung-Ja K. Han ISBN-13: 9781598845198 385 pages • 7 x 10  2013 This book provides a foundation of knowledge for catalogers, metadata librarians, and library school students on the Extensible Markup Language (XML)—one of the most commonly listed qualifications in today's cataloger and metadata librarian job postings. How are...


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Jain Fletcher ISBN-13: 9781591585435 95 pages • 7 x 10  2010 Written to provide catalogers an all-one resource for information about bound-with books and relevant cataloging practices, Collection-level Cataloging: Bound-with Books takes a fresh look at collection-level cataloging for these often overlooked materials. The volume begins with an e...


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