Sunday, November 29, 2015

Place of Publication in RDA & AACR2 & MARC 21 Examples

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http://resourcedescriptionandaccess.blogspot.com/2015/11/place-publication-rda-aacr2.html

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A place of publication is a place associated with the publication, release, or issuing of a resource. (RDA Rule 2.8.2.1) ... … … (Visit link mentioned above to read complete article)

Contents:
  • CORE ELEMENT 
  • How is Place of Publication defined in RDA
  • 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 2.8.2.6 
  • 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:

Saturday, November 14, 2015

RDA LC-PCC PS Revision

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RDA Toolkit Update, October 13, 2015 - Changes in Resource Description and Access (RDA) and Library of Congress - Program for Cooperative Cataloging Policy Statements (LC-PCC PS) and RDA Toolkit

A new release of the RDA Toolkit is published on Tuesday, October 13.  This message covers several points you should be aware of related to the release.

TOPIC 1: Changes in RDA Content
TOPIC 2: Change in Content in LC-PCC PSs

TOPIC 3: Functional Changes in the RDA Toolkit

Read now: http://resourcedescriptionandaccess.blogspot.com/2015/11/rda-lc-pcc-ps-revision.html

Library of Congress Subject Headings : Glossary of Library & Information Science

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Librarianship Studies & Information Technology
LCSH Library of Congress Subject Headings



New Post on Librarianship Studies & Information Technology Blog provides a comprehensive and most up-to-date description and definition of Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH)

LCSH is a multidisciplinary vocabulary that includes headings in all subjects, from science to religion, to history, social science, education, literature, and philosophy. It also includes headings for geographic features, ethnic groups, historical events, building names, etc. Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) is the most widely used subject vocabulary in the world. It is the model for many other vocabularies in English and other languages, and has been translated into numerous languages. The strongest aspect of LCSH is that it represents subject headings of the Library of Congress, the national library of United States, one of the richest of national libraries of the world ... … … (Visit link mentioned above to read complete article)

This new encyclopedic entry in the “Glossary of Library & Information Science” of the Librarianship Studies & Information Technology Blog answers following questions?
Librarianship Studies & Information Technology Blog will be more focused on Information Access Through The Subject with special reference to the techniques of Library of Congress Classification (LCC) and Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) by use of Classification & Shelflisting Manual (CSM), Subject Headings Manual (SHM), and Classification Web tool of Library of Congress. Librarianship Studies Blog will also highlight the history, development, and techniques of providing classification number using Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC).

Librarianship Studies & Information Technology (LS & IT) Blog is envisioned as an Encyclopedia, Wikipedia, and Khan Academy of Library and Information Science; an authoritative source for consultation and reference for any library or information profession related issue and a treasure hub of knowledge on Library and Information Science.

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