List of subject headings for use in dictionary catalogs
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Published by Pub. for the A.L.A. Publishing Board by the Library Bureau in Boston .
Written in English


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Gardner M. Jones, C. A. Cutter, Edith D. Fuller, committee.

Statementprepared by a committee of the American Library Association, with an appendix containing hints on subject cataloging and schemes for subheads under countries and other subjects.
ContributionsJones, Gardner Maynard, 1850-, Cutter, Charles A. 1837-1903., Fuller, Edith Davenport, d. 1926.
LC ClassificationsZ695.A51 S21
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 206 p.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6940357M
LC Control Number04012653

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List of Subject Headings for Use in Dictionary Catalogs [Anonymous] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact. List of subject headings for use in dictionary catalogs. Chicago: American Library Association Pub. Board, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mary Josephine Briggs; American Library Association. Excerpt from List of Subject Headings: For Use in Dictionary Catalogs His List of subject headings has been prepared for the cataloger and is to be considered as an appendix to Cutter's Rules for a dictionary catalog, ed. 3, sections 99 to Cited by: 1. The CYAC Program catalogs items by creating bibliographic records complete with Children’s Subject Headings and a brief noncritical summary to offer easier subject access to those materials. CYAC catalogers apply current Library of Congress subject cataloging policies and practices, supplemented by CYAC policies.

List of Subject Headings for Use in Dictionary Catalogs | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.   Sears List of Subject Headings, first published by Minnie Earl Sears in , has served as a standard authority list for subject cataloging in small and medium-sized libraries, delivering a basic list of essential headings, together with patterns and examples to guide the cataloger in creating further headings as needed. It is available as a Author: Ala Library. Subject Headings for Use in Dictionary Catalogs of Juvenile Books. Margaret Mann. American Library Association Publishing Board, - Subject headings - pages. Too many of our subject catalogs of all sorts are medleys of opposing decisions of different catalogers, all made in good faith and with the best of motives. Amitabha Chatterjee, in Elements of Information Organization and Dissemination, K Subject Heading List. A subject heading list is “a standard list of terms to be used as subject headings, either for the whole field of knowledge or for a limited subject area, including references made to and from each term, notes explaining the scope and usage of certain headings, and .

The standard thesaurus of subject terminology for small and medium-sized libraries since Since the first edition in , the Sears List has served the unique needs of small and medium-sized libraries, suggesting headings appropriate for use in their catalogs and providing patterns and instructions for adding new headings as they are required. List of subject headings for use in dictionary catalogs. by American Library Association. Thanks for Sharing! You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) is the list of headings produced from the subject authority file maintained by the United States Library of Congress for use in bibliographic is popularly known by its abbreviation as LCSH and is sometimes used interchangeably with the phrase subject authority is a controlled vocabulary. Minnie Sears the title was changed to Sears List of Subject Headings with the sixth edition. Since the List was being used by medium-sized libraries as well as small ones, the phrase “for Small Libraries” was deleted from the title. The symbols x and xx were substituted for the.