ERIC Number: ED096955
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Post, J. B., Ed.
Drexel Library Quarterly, v9 n4 p1-90 Oct 1973
Designed as an aid to the beginning map librarian or map custodian, this series of articles describes the basic processes of working with such a library collection. An overview of map librarianship discusses salaries, continuing education and professional associations in the field. Other articles explain procedures for selection and acquisition of materials for the map library, cataloging and classification, non-geographic methods of map arrangement and classification, preservation and maintenance of maps, systems for computer production of map catalogs, and the administration of map libraries. Each article provides citations for further reading. (SL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Drexel Univ., Philadelphia, PA. Graduate School of Library Science.