Cataloging and Classification

This article explains the processes of cataloging and classification of library materials. A library catalog is an organized set of bibliographic records. Cataloging has two phases: descriptive and subject cataloging. The two most commonly used methods for classification are the Dewey Decimal System and the Library of Congress Classification Scheme. Cutter's Three-Figure Author Table and MARC are also discussed. From the JAE school libraries special.

Licence Type:
Free
Publication Date:
2004
Author:
Mila H Sales
Publisher:
Journal of Adventist Education
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Silver Spring, MD  20904-6600

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FAX: 301 622 9627
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URL: http://jae.adventist.org
Topics:
Language:
English
Resource Type:
Internet Resources; Serial Publications
Resource Objective:
Administration & Leadership
Level:
Kindergarten-Lifelong
Audience:
Administrator / Leader, Teacher / Faculty
Religious Origin:
Seventh-day Adventist