Sunday, November 29, 2015

Place of Publication in RDA & AACR2 & MARC 21 Examples

Resource Description and Access RDA


A place of publication is a place associated with the publication, release, or issuing of a resource. (RDA Rule ... … … (Visit link mentioned above to read complete article)

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  • Where are Rules for Place of Publication in RDA
  • What are the Sources of Information for Place of Publication in RDA 
  • How is Place of Publication Transcribed / Recorded in Resource Description and Access (RDA)
  • More than One Place of Publication
  • Language or Script
  • Place of Publication Not Identified
  • LC-PCC PS 
  • RDA vs AACR2: 3 Changes from AACR2 Regarding Place of Publication 
  • MARC 21 Field 264
  • RDA Examples of Recording Place of Publication in MARC 21 Field 264
  • RDA Examples of Recording Place of Publication in RDA and AACR2

About RDA Blog : RDA Blog is a blog on Resource Description and Access (RDA), a new library cataloging standard that provides instructions and guidelines on formulating data for resource description and discovery, organized based on the Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR), intended for use by libraries and other cultural organizations replacing Anglo-American Cataloging Rules (AACR2). This blog lists description and links to resources on Resource Description & Access (RDA). It is an attempt to bring together at one place all the useful and important information, rules, references, news, and links on Resource Description and Access, FRBR, FRAD, FRSAD, MARC standards, AACR2, BIBFRAME, and other items related to current developments and trends in library cataloging practice. RDA Blog History: RDA Blog was created by Salman Haider, a Cataloging & Metadata Librarian Blogger & Online Social Media Expert from India. RDA Blog embarked on its journey to provide useful information to Resource Description and Access (RDA) in August 2011. It received good response from librarians, catalogers, and library professionals from all around the world. It is interesting to note that the first hundred thousand pageviews to RDA Blog came in 3 years, but it took just 8 months to reach another hundred thousand pageviews. At present it is viewed at a rate of fifteen to twenty thousand pageviews per month. RDA Blog is widely followed in social media. RDA Blog also made it to the list of useful resources of following: