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Cataloging and Acquisitions (Library of Congress)
Home page of the Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access (ABA) Directorate of the Library of Congress. Access information about subject headings, classification, cataloging policy, cataloging products, cooperative cataloging, and authority records.
Classification – Cataloging and Acquisitions (Library of …
The Library of Congress Classification (LCC) is a classification system that was first developed in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries to organize and arrange the book collections of the Library of Congress. Proposals for additions and changes are reviewed regularly at staff meetings in the Policy and Standards Division (PSD) and an approved list is published.
Library of Congress Classification – Wikipedia
The Library of Congress Classification (LCC) is a system of library classification developed by the Library of Congress.It is used by most research and academic libraries in the U.S. and several other countries. LCC should not be confused with LCCN, the system of Library of Congress Control Numbers assigned to all books (and authors), which also defines URLs of their online catalog entries …
Cataloging – Wikipedia
The most commonly used cataloging code in the English-speaking world was the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, 2nd edition (AACR2). AACR2 provides rules for descriptive cataloging only and does not touch upon subject cataloging. AACR2 has been translated into many languages, for use around the world.
Cataloging – Library of Congress
The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more.
Library of Congress Subject Headings – LC Linked Data …
Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) has been actively maintained since 1898 to catalog materials held at the Library of Congress. By virtue of cooperative cataloging other libraries around the United States also use LCSH to provide subject access to their collections.
Cataloging Standards | Association for Library Collections …
Serials Cataloging CONSER Editing Guide, 1994 ed. Compilation of policies, procedures, and technical guidelines followed within the CONSER program. This provides an element-by-element guide to serial bibliographic records in USMARC format, with usage guidelines, editing instructions, and extensive examples. Developed and maintained by Library of Congress, Serial Record Division. Note: To be …
The Cataloging Calculator
Cataloging tool that finds variable and fixed MARC fields (bibliographic and authority data), LC and MeSH subject headings, LC and NLM Classification numbers, language codes, geographic area codes, publication country codes, and AACR2 abbreviations, LC main entry and geographic Cutter numbers.
Databases: Library of Congress Electronic Resources Online …
Databases (Library of Congress Electronic Resources Online Catalog). Licensed and recommended free databases, indexing and abstracting services, and full-text reference resources.