ERIC Number: ED459740
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Aug
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National Bibliographies and the International Conference on National Bibliographic Services Recommendations: Europe; North, Central and South America; and Oceania.
Langballe, Anne M. Hasund
This paper discusses the findings of a survey that examined the national bibliographies of 81 countries in Europe, North America, Central America, South America, and Oceania. Results are presented in the following areas: (1) the connection between legal deposit laws and national bibliographies; (2) coverage and scripts of the national bibliographies; (3) formats of the national bibliographies; (4) national bibliography information on the World Wide Web; (5) timeliness of the bibliographies; (6) information in the bibliography on the bibliography; (7) arrangement of the bibliography; and (8) international standards and principles used by the bibliography. (MES)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Foreign Countries, Library Services, Library Surveys, National Libraries, Standards, World Wide Web
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Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Identifiers - Location: North America; South America; United States