ERIC Number: ED459782
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Aug
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Section on Cataloguing: Report of the Activities, 2000-2001.
This paper reports on the activities of the IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) Section on Cataloging for 2000-2001. The first part discusses the interest in cataloging and its harmonization at the international level that is shared by libraries throughout the world, including the section's work on development and maintenance of cataloging standards and guidelines. The second part covers membership and the standing committee. The third part describes recent publications, including: "Structures of Corporate Name Headings: Final Report,""Guidelines for Authority Records and References," and journal articles. The fourth part addresses relevant pages on IFLANet (IFLA's World Wide Web site). The final parts describe current and recent projects, including work on ISBD (International Standard Book Description) and FRBR (Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records). (MES)
Descriptors: Authority Control (Information), Bibliographic Records, Cataloging, Guidelines, International Organizations, International Programs, Library Associations, Standards, World Wide Web
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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