ERIC Number: ED115269
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Processing Department of the Library of Congress; Organization and Functions.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Processing Dept.
The Library of Congress presents a guide for visitors and new staff members to the history, organization, functions, funding, and responsibilities of its processing department. The responsibilities of the director and three assistant directors are briefly described. Twenty-three charts illustrate the organization of the department as a whole; the MARC office; the core bibliographic system; the National Union Catalog project; and various research, cataloging, and publications functions. Lists of processing department publications and principal staff members are included. (LS)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Cataloging, Classification, Documentation, Financial Support, Library Guides, Library Research, Library Technical Processes, National Libraries, Serials
Single copies available from Central Services Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. 20540
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Processing Dept.